Inventor of the first snowboard, called a "snurfer".
The collection consists of correspondence, product literature, photographs, books, notes, a scrapbook, newsletters, newspaper and magazine articles, and VHS videocassettes documenting the snurfer. The business and legal materials, 1966-2006, contains correspondence, notes, and legal documents.
Sherman Poppen Papers, 1966-2008, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Sporting goods industry
2009.3037 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves