Building peace in the minds of men and women

© Peter Hillary and Sarah Hillary, Sir Edmund Hillary with Nepalese group, wearing garland.

Sir Edmund Hillary Archive

Registration year: 2015
Submission year: 
2014
Collection ID: 
2014-39

The Sir Edmund Hillary Archive is a unique and substantial collection of personal papers, photographs, audio visual material and documents collected and largely written by Sir Edmund. Correspondence, diaries, drafts of books, lists of expedition supplies, scrapbooks, lecture notes and original photographs give first-hand account of his adventures and reveal the details and impact of his humanitarian and environmental work in India, Nepal, Antarctica and beyond. The Archive spans the second half of the 20th century through to the early 21st century.

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© Peter Hillary and Sarah Hillary, Sir Edmund Hillary with Nepalese group, wearing garland.
Sir Edmund Hillary with Nepalese group, wearing garland.
© Peter Hillary and Sarah Hillary

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© Peter Hillary and Sarah Hillary, Portrait of Sir Edmund Hillary, wearing garland.
Portrait of Sir Edmund Hillary, wearing garland.
© Peter Hillary and Sarah Hillary
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