Ernest Hemingway (far left) and three unidentified men ride a bobsled on the Sonloup trail during a race as spectators look on. Les Avants, Montreux, Switzerland. [Embossed stamp in lower right corner of print reads, "F. Erismann, photographe, Montreux."]
Ernest Hemingway (far right) and four unidentified men ride a bobsled on the Sonloup trail during a race in Les Avants, Montreux, Switzerland. [Stamp on verso reads, "F. Erismann, Photo-Hall, Montreux."]
Kathleen Kennedy (standing on skis) poses on the snow covered ground beneath a bridge in Gstaad, Switzerland, during the Christmas holiday; signs on bridge read (from top to bottom), "Gstaad Place," and "Royal Hotel & Winter Palace." [Notes: Origainl caption from vintage print in album KFC-058-001 reads, "Bridge, Gstaad."]
A ski instructor identified as Hildebrand skis on the snow-covered slopes in St. Moritz, Switzerland. [Notes: Original inscription on verso of vintage print reads, "Ski Master Hildebrand." Obstruction in front of lens.]
Edward M. Kennedy (in back) sits astride a wooden bobsled in the snow with an unidentified boy, during a Kennedy family trip to St. Moritz, Switzerland; Rosemary Kennedy (facing away) stands at right with an unidentified woman. [Notes: Original inscription on verso of vintage print reads, "Ted on bob sled."]
Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr., rides a skeleton sled down the Cresta Run, during a Kennedy family trip to St. Moritz, Switzerland; spectators watch from viewing platform. [Notes: See also similar photographs in album KFC-061-001. Negative is out of focus.]
Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy and three of her children stand on a viewing platform at Cresta Run to watch Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. (not pictured), sled down the ice track, during a Kennedy family trip to St. Moritz, Switzerland. Left to right (seen from behind): Mrs. Kennedy; Edward M. Kennedy; unidentified; Jean Kennedy (turned towards the camera); unidentified; Rosemary Kennedy.
Kennedy family friend, Charlotte McDonnell, poses on the snow-covered ski slopes in St. Moritz, Switzerland; skiers are visible in the background. [Notes: Fogging and blemishes on image are original to the negative.]
A ski instructor identified as Hildebrand poses on the snow-covered slopes in St. Moritz, Switzerland. [Notes: Inscription on verso of vintage print reads, "Ski master Hildebrand." Fogging on edges is original to the negative.]
Photographs, 1888-1969. Images collected by author and journalist Ernest Miller Hemingway, including those made by his family, friends, and professional photographers, primarily in the form of original photograph prints. Includes some original negatives and color transparencies. Also includes albums of photographs and ephemera created and compiled by Ernest's mother, Grace Hall Hemingway and images made by or collected by Mary Welsh Hemingway. The finding aid provides a detailed index of the collection.