American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Glacial Features of Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Glacial Features of Jackson Hole, Wyoming, by Fritiof M. Fryxell. Rock Island, III. 1930. Augustana Library Publications, No. 13. $1.50. This monograph deals ...
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Book Reviews
1931
A Guide to Sequioa and General Grant National Parks
A Guide to Sequoia and General Grant National Parks, by Ansel F. Hall, chief naturalist of the National Park Service. ...
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Book Reviews
1931
Yosemite Valley, an Intimate Guide
Yosemite Valley, an Intimate Guide, by Ansel F. Hall, chief naturalist of the National Park Service. National Park Publishing House, ...
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Book Reviews
1931
Encyclopedia Brittanica
Encyclopedia Britannica, 14th Edition, 1929. The following notes make record primarily of topographical errors and discrepancies found in certain topic headings ...
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Book Reviews
1931
Bradford on Mt. Fairweather
Bradford on Mt. Fairweathcr, by Bradford Washburn. Putnam’s, 1930. Pp. ix, 127; 31 photos, 3 sketch maps. $1.75. This book for boys, detailing the ...
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Book Reviews
1931
Edward W.D. Holway: A Pioneer of the Canadian Alps
Edward W. D. Holway: A Pioneer of the Canadian Alps, by Howard Palmer. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, Minn., 1931. Pp. ...
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Book Reviews
1931
North America, United States, Sierra Nevadas, The Middle Palisade—First Ascent from the North
The Middle Palisade—First Ascent From the North One of the noblest peaks of the Sierra Nevada is the Middle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, United States, Sierra Nevadas, Second Peak, Middle Palisade—First Ascent from the North
Second Peak, Middle Palisade—First Ascent From the North A route having been found up the north face of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, United States, Sierra Nevadas, The North Palisade—First Ascent of Second Highest Peak
The North Palisade—First Ascent of Second Highest Peak To the lover of mountain scenery or the scaler of mountain ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, United States, Tetons, Teepe's Pillar, Teton Range, First Ascent
Teepe’s Pillar, Teton Range, First Ascent Messrs. K. A. Henderson and R. L. M. Underhill made the first ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, St. Nicholas Peak
(1) Yoho-Waputik Group St. Nicholas Peak, 9616 ft. First ascent, June 27. J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann, From Bow Lake by way of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Ayesha
Mt. Ayesha, 10,036 ft. First ascent, July 15. E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From Bow Lake by way of How ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Dolomite Peak
(2) Pipestone Croup Dolomite Peak, 9828 ft. First ascent, June 30. J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmatin. From Bow Lake by way of rock ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Watershed Peak North of Pangman Peak
(3) Fresh field Croup Watershed Peak North of Pangman Peak, 9600 ft. This is the highest point between Pangman Peak: and Bush ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Skene
Mt. Skene, 10,100 ft. First ascent, July 7. A. Megrew, D. Duncan, E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From Freshfield glacier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Strahan
Mt. Strahan, 9960 ft. First ascent, July 7. D. Duncan, A. Megrew. From Skene-Strahan col by way of southwest shale arête, 1 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Conway
Mt. Conway, 10,170 ft. First ascent, July 7. E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From Skene-Strahan col by way of Conway ...
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1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Barlow
Mt. Barlow, 10,320 ft. First ascent, July 9. E. Cromwell, j. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From camp on Niverville meadow by way ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Low
Mt. Low, 10,075 ft. First ascent, July 9. E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From the summit of Mt. Barlow in 1 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Forbes
(4) Forbes-Lyell Group Mt. Forbes, 11,902 ft. First ascent of north ridge, July 12. E. Cromwell, P. Kauf mann. From bivouac on left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Cambrai
Mt. Cambrai, 10,290 ft. First ascent, July 15. D. Duncan, À. Megrew. From bivouac above Mons glacier by way of Mons snowfield, 4 hours, 20 ...
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1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Findlay
(1) Dutch Creek Group Mt. Findlay, 10,786 ft. First ascent, July 24. E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, C. Kain, P. Kaufmann. From camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Saffron Peak
Saffron Peak, 10,018 ft. First ascent, July 27. E. Cromwell, J. M. Thorington, P. Kaufmann. From camp at the head of Dutch ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Pigeon Spire
(2) Bugaboo Group Pigeon Spire, approximately 10,200 ft. First ascent, August 6. E. Cromwell, P. Kaufmann. From camp at head of Bugaboo Creek, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Center Peak
Center Peak, approximately 9600 ft. First ascent, August 10. E. Cromwell, P. Kaufmann, C. Kain. From camp at head of Bugaboo glacier, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Thimble Peak
Thimble Peak, approximately 10,000 ft. First ascent, August 11. E. Cromwell, P. Kaufmann. From camp at head of Bugaboo Creek, via Bugaboo ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mountaineer Passes of the Yoho-Waputik Group
Flat Top Peak, approximately 10,000 ft. First ascent, August 11. E. Cromwell, P. Kaufmann. From col, followed east ridge to summit. Ascent, 1 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Mountaineer Passes of the Yoho-Waputik Group
Mountaineer Passes of the Yoho-Waputik Group The first explorer of the Yoho valley was Jean Habel who, in 1897, required seventeen ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Two Relief Maps of the Canadian Rockies
Two Relief Maps of the Canadian Rockies It is stated (Encyclopedia Britannica) that the first tridimensional maps were made by ...
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Notes
1931
A Mountaineer's Route to the Summit of Mt. Whitney
A Mountaineer’s Route to the Summit of Mt. Whitney The completion of the new trail to the top of ...
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Notes
1931
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mountaineering Notes from the Grand Teton National Park
Easily the most noteworthy of the five ascents of the Grand Teton (13,747 ft.) made during the first season of the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North North America, United States, Alaska, Mount Fairweather
An American Alpine Club party consisting of William S. Ladd, Allen Carpé and Terris Moore, accompanied by Andy Taylor, left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
New York Section of the Alpine Club of Canada
The New York Section of the Alpine Club of Canada held its twenty-first annual dinner at the Hotel Brevoort on ...
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Club Activities
1931
Europe, United Kingdom, Kamet
An English expedition, under the leadership of Frank S. Smythe, is now in the field with kamet, (25,447 ft.) as its ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Harvard Mountaineering Club
At the spring dinner of the Harvard Mountaineering Club the following officers were elected for the term 1931-1932: President, Alden ...
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Club Activities
1931
Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada will hold its twenty-sixth annual camp July 20 to August 3, 1931, in Prospector’s Valley in Kootenay ...
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Club Activities
1931
Mountaineers of Seattle
The Mountaineers of Seattle are planning to hold their twenty- fifth annual outing in Mount Garibaldi Park, British Columbia, July 26 ...
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Club Activities
1931
The Mazamas
The Mazamas of Portland have decided to conduct their 1931 outing into the Wallowa Mountain country, a beautiful and rugged region, ...
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Club Activities
1931
Asia, Himalayas, Dr. and Mrs. Visser
Dr. and Mrs. Visser, who returned to the Himalayas in 1929 for a two-year stay, have now come back with a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Asia, Himalayas, Siachen and Rimu Glaciers, Prof. Giotto Dainelli
Prof. Giotto Dainelli made a trip of exploration to the Siachen and Rimu glaciers this last summer, crossing from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Asia, India, Lhonak Peak
On September 13th, 1930, G. K. Gourlay, secretary of the Himalayan Club, with Mr. Eversden, another member of that club, made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Asia, India, Himalayas
The Himalayas arc becoming more popular. We read of at least four expeditions now under way for climbing there next ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Asia, Russia, Caucasus Mountains, In the Caucasus
In the Caucasus, two Vicnesc, Hugo Tomaschck and Willi Müller, conducted a short trip last summer, during which they ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
South America, Chile, Andes, Tinguiririca
A small group from Valparaiso comprising Messrs. P. P. Kuhn and Lalive d’Epinay and Mrs. Kuhn von Boemble, climbed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
South America, Colombia, Tolima
The ascent of Tolima, 18,400 ft., in Colombia, was made on Dec. 10, 1926, by Hans Huber, of Bogatá, accompanied by two German ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
South America, Bolivia, Ancohuma
Ancohuma, 21,030 ft., in the Cordillera Real of Bolivia, has after the lapse of a number of years been climbed again, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
South America, Argentina/Chile, Tupungato, Andina
For those interested in South American mountaineering, the May-June number of Andina contains an article on an attempt on Tupungato ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
North America, United States, Colorado, San Miguel Range
In the San Miguel range in Colorado, Messrs. Dwight Lavender, Forrest Greenfield and Chester Prince accomplished the ascent of a 14,000...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Colorado Mountain Club
At the Colorado Mountain Club annual camp, which was this year placed on the western side of the Wind River ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931
Asia, China, New Peaks in Southwestern China
New peaks in Southwestern Chinn. In a splendidly illustrated article in the National Geographic Magazine for October, 1930, Dr. Joseph F. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1931