Collection Name: Inga Löwdins arkiv
Collection Description (from online finding aid): Freda Noble Wales was born 6 May 1920 in Montreal, Quebec, the daughter of Charles S. and Mabel (Bishop) Wales. She attended McGill University and graduated with a degree in physical education. She served in the Canadian Women's Army Corps during World War II and was raised to the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in 1944. Wales settled in Nova Scotia in 1947.
Collection Description (from online finding aid): Sir Arnold Lunn, a noted English writer, controversialist and Catholic apologist, is also recognized as the father of modern skiing. He was born in Madras, India, on April 18, 1888, where his father, Sir Henry Lunn was a medical missionary. Later, Sir Henry Lunn acquired several hotels in Switzerland, establishing himself in the travel business. Arnold Lunn's early contact with Switzerland developed into a life long love affair with the country that became his second home.
Ski Congress 2017