American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Asia, Americans Back from Nepal

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  • Publication Year: 1949

Americans back from Nepal. The Nepal expedition led by Dr. Dillon Ripley, of New Haven, and sponsored by Yale University, the National Geographic Society and the Smithsonian Institution, returned to this country with some fine long-range photographs of Everest from the S.E. At its nearest approach to the mountain, the expedition was 60 miles away.

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