American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Eleanor Bartlett, 1897-1983

  • In Memoriam
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  • Publication Year: 1984



Eleanor Bartlett, a member of the American Alpine Club since 1928, died in Greenbrae, California, August 10. She graduated from Wellesley College. An ardent mountain lover and climber, she came to the University of California in 1922 to teach in the Physical Education Department and became an authority in corrective exercises. After 37 years she retired in 1959. Eleanor had climbed in Colorado and was a member of the Colorado Mountain Club and in California became a member of the Sierra Club. She was a delightful companion to be with and a very good sport.

Marjory Farquhar

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