American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Chimborazo, Bolivar's "Watch Tower of the Universe"
Chimborazo, Bolivar’s “Watch Tower of the Universe” Robert T. Moore TWO giant volcanoes, one extinct and the other in ...
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Feature Article
1930
Mount Sir Alexander
Mount Sir Alexander Newman D. Waffl MT. SIR ALEXANDER has been the subject of considerable notice, partly because of its ...
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Feature Article
1930
Early Visits to Mount Sir Alexander
Early Visits to Mount Sir Alexander Frederick K. Vreeland THE year 1929 witnessed the first ascent of the most northerly outpost ...
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Feature Article
1930
Reflections on Guideless Climbing
Reflections On Guideless Climbing Noel E. Odell “THE mountains are so kindly and so great that they reject none of ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Wind River Range in Wyoming
The Wind River Range in Wyoming Kenneth A. Henderson IT is not generally appreciated that in Wyoming is to be ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Grand Teton
The Grand Teton Kenneth A. Henderson THE Grand Teton, the landmark of the fur traders in the last century and ...
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Feature Article
1930
Technical Climbing in the Mountains of Colorado and Wyoming
Technical Climbing in the Mountains of Colorado and Wyoming Albert Russell Ellingwood WHEN the history of mountaineering in the Rocky ...
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Feature Article
1930
A Traverse of the Dent Blanche
A Traverse of The Dent Blanche1 Hassler Whitney TIME had defeated us on the long ridge from the Triftjoch to ...
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Feature Article
1930
A First Season in the Oberland
A First Season in the Oberland Miriam E. O’Brien LAST summer I visited the Bernese Oberland for the first ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Ascent of Orizaba
The Ascent of Orizaba Rollin T. Chamberlin ON the brow of the Mexican Plateau, overlooking Vera Cruz and the Gulf ...
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Feature Article
1930
Travel and Mountaineering in the Caucasus
Travel and Mountaineering in the Caucasus Wm. Osgood Field IT is only within the last seventy years that foreigners have ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Beartooth Mountains of Montana
The Beartooth Mountains of Montana Norman Clyde ALTHOUGH situated only a few miles from the Yellowstone National Park and containing ...
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Feature Article
1930
Seventy Years of Climbing on Longs Peak
Seventy Years of Climbing On Longs Peak John L. J. Hart OVER a hundred years ago Longs Peak (14,255 ft.) was ...
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Feature Article
1930
Climbing the North Face of the North Palisade
Climbing the North Face of the North Palisade Norman Clyde THERE is no more spectacular peak in the Sierra Nevada, ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Dam at Moraine Lake
The Dam at Moraine Lake Walter D. Wilcox IN the first number of the American Alpine Journal, in an interesting ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Fatality on Kanchenjunga
The Fatality On Kanchenjunga W. S. Ladd “ONE day towards the end of winter, there walked into my office a ...
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Feature Article
1930
The First Ascent of Mt. Coppercrown
The First Ascent of Mt. Coppercrown A. A. McCoubrey MOUNT Coppercrown (10,218 ft.), is situated in the central Purcells at the ...
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Feature Article
1930
The Joys of Mountain Climbing
The Joys of Mountain Climbing James Lenox Banks, Jr. “THEN Gluck took some bread in his basket, and the bottle ...
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Feature Article
1930
Activities of Members
Members are urged to send to the Secretary a record of their climbs, together with any new information relative to ...
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Notes
1930
Valerie Alfred Flynn, 1870-1929
(Read and adopted at the Annual Meeting January 11, 1930.) VALERE ALFRED FYNN 1870—1929 Valere Alfred Fynn, one of the leading authorities on ...
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In Memoriam
1930
Benjamin Frank Seaver, 1858-1929
BENJAMIN FRANK SEAVER 1858–1929 Benjamin Frank Seaver was an early member of the American Alpine Club (1903), and for twelve years served ...
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In Memoriam
1930
Alai-Pamir Expedition, 1928
Alai-Pamir Expedition, 1928. Vol. 10 of Deutsche Forschung. Karl Siegismund Verlag, Berlin, R. M. 10. Although this is labelled as the preliminary reports ...
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In Memoriam
1930
Climbs and Ski Runs
Climbs and Ski Runs. By F. S. Smythe, with a foreword by G. Winthrop Young. Pp. xx+07. Illustrated. Blackwood & Sons, ...
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In Memoriam
1930
Alpinisme Hivernal
Alpinisme Hivernal, by Marcel Kurz. Payot, Paris, Second printing, 1928. F. 50. The reprinting of this justly famous work is a propitious ...
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In Memoriam
1930
They Climbed the Alps
They Climbed the Alps, by Edwin Muller, Jr. Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith, New York. Price $3.50. Under the title “They ...
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In Memoriam
1930
Mountaineering
“Mountaineering,” Encyclopaedia Britannica, 14th Edition, 1929. Vol. 15, pp. 929-932 with 2 pp. illus. This subject has been handled by the well-known authorities ...
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In Memoriam
1930
South America, Ecuador, First Ascent of Mt. Sangai
First Ascent of Mt. Sangai, Ecuador Mt. Sangai in Ecuador is an active volcano, which for many decades has borne ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
Europe, The Southeast Face of the Dent D'Herens (First Ascent)
The S. E. Face of the Dent d’Herens (First Ascent) The S. E. face of the Dent l’Herens, 4,180 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
South America, Columbia, Sierra Nevada de Santa Maria
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. This fine range situated in northern Colombia, was visited in March, 1930, by Mr. and Mrs. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
The Salmon Alps of Northern California
The Salmon Alps of Northern California. A very rugged, although not a very lofty range of mountains are the Salmon ...
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Notes
1930
Possible Base for Mountaineers in India
Possible Base for Mountaineers in India. The Himalayan Research Institute of the Roerich Museum, 310 Riverside Drive, New York City, has ...
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Notes
1930
The Federal Board of Surveys and Maps
The Federal Board of Surveys and Maps, representing twenty- two map-making or map-using organizations of the United States Government, maintains ...
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Notes
1930
A Newcomer
A newcomer to the fold of Mountain Clubs is the “Dolomite Club” of Winnipeg, founded about a year ago by ...
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Notes
1930
The 20th Annual Meeting and Dinner
The 20th Annual Meeting and Dinner of the New York Section of the Alpine Club of Canada was held at ...
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Notes
1930
Possibly the Earliest Mountain Fatality
Possibly the earliest mountain fatality in the United States, was that of Elisha Mitchell in 1857. While exploring the mountains of ...
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Notes
1930
Revista Mensile
There has recently appeared in the Revista Mensile of the C. A. I. (Vol. XLVIII, Sept.-Oct., 1929, No. 9-10, pp. 213...
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Notes
1930
Oetzthal Glaciers
Those interested in the history of the exploration of the Eastern Alps will read with interest the article on “The ...
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Notes
1930
Asia, Himalaya
There appears to be a renaissance of interest in the Himalaya. Last summer a German expedition from Munich attempted Kan- ...
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Notes
1930
South America, Columbia, Volcano Purace
The Volcano Purace (15,420 feet) in Colombia was climbed last summer by W. Jenks Woolston of Chestnut Hill, Pa., who was ...
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Notes
1930
South America, Bolivia, Cordillera Real
The complete reports of the climbing accomplished by the Andes Expedition of the D. u. O. A. V. has just ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
Asia, International Kanchenjunga Expedition
International Kanchenjunça Expedition. Dispatches in the New York Times of May 24th report the death of Chettan, a veteran ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
Legislature Acts Concerning the First Ascent of the Grand Teton
Legislature Acts Concerning the First Ascent of the Grand Teton. A possibly unique instance of legislative attention being devoted to ...
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Notes
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Kit Carson Peak
AMERICAN ROCKIES—NOTES, 1929 By J. L. J. Hart The fifth recorded ascent of Kit Carson Peak, in the Crestone group, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak
The east face of Longs Peak was ascended by R. L. M. Underhill, alone, in June, 1929, by the original route. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Longs Peak
A winter ascent of Longs Peak was made on New Year’s Day, 1929, by Jess L. Fults, A. L. Richey ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
The Adaman Club
The Adaman Club of Denver and Colorado Springs continue their custom of ascending Pikes Peak (14,110 feet) every New Year’s ...
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Notes
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Lizard Head
The second ascent of the most difficult peak in Colorado, the Lizard Head, 13,156 feet, was accomplished on June 9, 1929, by Harold ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Wilson, 14,250, and Wilson Peak, 14,026
Mt. Wilson, 14,250, and Wilson Peak, 14,026, were ascended by a party of the Colorado Mountain Club early in July, 1929. The former ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
North America, United States, Colorado, Lindbergh Peak [Lone Eagle Peak]
The first ascent of Lindbergh Peak, an impressive spire in the Hell Hole region, the summit of which attains the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1930
A Hotel for Skiers
A hotel for skiers, Jim Creek Lodge, has been opened at West Portal, Colorado, on the western slope of the ...
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Notes
1930