American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Franz Stöger

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  • Publication Year: 1937

Franz Stöger, guide in the Kaisergebirge, died in December at the age of fifty–two. He was the keeper of the Stripsenjoch hut and was the inventor of the karabiner ring. Between 1925 and 1934 he made 227 ascents of the Totenkirchl.

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