American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Minya Konka Climb
The Minya Konka Climb Terris Moore OUR Sikong Expedition spent three months in and about the Niarong Range on the ...
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Feature Article
1933
Nanga Parbat, 1932
Nanga Parbat, 1932 Elizabeth Knowlton ON April 28, 1932, the German American Himalayan Expedition sailed from Genoa for India to attempt the ascent ...
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Feature Article
1933
Nanga Parbat in Retrospect
Nanga Parbat in Retrospect Fritz Wiessner THE partial failure of the Nanga Parbat Expedition, which had started with such high ...
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Feature Article
1933
Mt. McKinley, South and North Peaks, 1932
Mt. McKinley, South and North Peaks, 1932 A. D. Lindley A LTHOUGH a first ascent is quite properly regarded as a ...
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Feature Article
1933
The Mt. McKinley Cosmic Ray Expedition, 1932
The Mt. McKinley Cosmic Ray Expedition, 1932 Edward P. Beckwith IN looking backward to the spring of 1932 it is hard to ...
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Feature Article
1933
The Mt. Logan Adventure
The Mt. Logan Adventure Allen Carpe THE ascent of Mt. Logan in 1925 was perhaps the most arduous feat of mountaineering ...
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Feature Article
1933
Reconnaissance in the Coast Range of British Columbia
Reconnaissance in the Coast Range of British Columbia Henry S. Hall, Jr. UTNTIL a few years ago the Coast Range ...
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Feature Article
1933
Scrambles on Bear Creek Spire, Sierra Nevada (First Ascent from the East)
Scrambles on Bear Creek Spire, Sierra Nevada (First Ascent from the East) Norman Clyde PERHAPS the least known of the ...
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Feature Article
1933
Climbing in the Mount Sneffels Region, Colorado
Climbing in the Mount Sneffels Region, Colorado Dwight G. Lavender and T. Melvin Griffiths GOOD climbing possibilities are usually enough ...
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Feature Article
1933
Henry Grier Bryant, 1859-1932
HENRY GRIER BRYANT 1859-1932 In the passing of Henry Grier Bryant on December 7, 1932, in Philadelphia, the American Alpine Club loses ...
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In Memoriam
1933
Elbridge Rand Herron, 1902-1932
ELBRIDGE RAND HERRON 1902-1932 On October 13, 1932, Elbridge Rand Herron, returning from India with an expedition that had attempted Nanga Parbat, ...
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In Memoriam
1933
The Duke of Abruzzi, 1873-1933
THE DUKE OF THE ABRUZZI 1873-1933 In the death of our Honorary Member, His Royal Highness Prince Luigi Amedeo Guiseppe ...
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In Memoriam
1933
Alps and Men
Alps and Men, by G. R. de Beer, 8 vo., 256 pages including bibliography and index, illustrated by xvi plates, twenty drawings ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Le Centenaire des Postes Alpestres Suisses
Le Centenaire des Postes Alpestres Suisses. 4 to. Geneva: “L’Art en Suisse,” 1932. Price Fr. 6. This attractive volume, also issued with ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Sous l'oeil des choucas...ou les plaisirs de l'Alpinisme
Sous l'oeil des choucas … ou les plaisirs de l' Alpinisme. Eighty plates bv Samivel, with foreword by Guido Rey. 4 to. ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Early Chapters in the History of Mt. McKinley
Early Chapters in the History oe Mt. McKinley The great explorer-navigator George Vancouver in 1794 sailed up Cook’s Inlet and ...
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Notes
1933
Memorial to Dr. Paccard
Memorial to Dr. Paccard At the International Congress of Alpinism, held in Chamonix during August, 1932, there was unveiled a bronze ...
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In Memoriam
1933
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, The Watch Tower
The Watch Tower (Canadian Rockics) First ascent by R. S. Whitney, J. A. Corry, and B. B. Gilman on August 3...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Columbia—The Problem of the West Face
Mt. Columbia—the Problem of the West Face The west face of Mt. Columbia has seldom been observed or photographed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes, 1932, Curricanti Needle
Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes—1932 The San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado were, during the 1932 season, the scene of considerable climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes, 1932, Echo Point
Echo Point, a rocky island, located on the end of an arm extending into the Black Canyon, was finally gained ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Aiguille Hand
The Aiguille Hand (13,150 ft.) was the first of the Sneffels’ needles to be climbed. T. M. Griffiths (leader), Gordon Williams, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Cirque Mountain
The easy ascent of Cirque Mountain (13,650 ft.) was first made by Gordon Williams, T. M. Griffiths, and the writer. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Aiguille Kismet
The Aiguille Kismet (13,650 ft.) was ascended from camp in Blaine Basin, to the north of Sneffels, via Dike Col and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Teakettle Mountain
T. M. Griffiths and the writer, with Gordon Williams leading, made the second ascent of Teakettle Mountain (13,725 ft.) a beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Mt Sneffles
T. M. Griffiths, Gordon Williams, and the writer, alternating the lead, made the first complete ascent of the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Grenadier Region, Point Pun
Point Pun (13,100 ft.), a little summit near the western end of the Grenadier Range, was first ascended by Carleton Long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Grenadier Region, Arrow Peak
Arrow Peak (13,810 ft.) was the major climb of the season. Carleton Long, leading, and John Nelson performed it in twelve ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Grenadier Region, Heiss-Spitz
Heiss-Spitz (13,251 ft.) was the next first ascent accomplished by Messrs. Long and Nelson. This mountain is not in the Grenadier ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, Pilot Knob
The first climb on the Colorado Mountain Club outing for 1932 was that of Pilot Knob (13,750 ft.). Messrs. Charles Kendrick, Scott, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, U.S. Grant Peak
U. S. Grant Peak (13,692 ft.) offered a first ascent to a party of eight under the leadership of Father H. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, Vermilion Peak
The northeast arête of Vermilion Peak (13,870 ft.) was done by L. Giesecke and the writer. This climb (not very ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, North Summit
North Summit (13,500 ft.), the northern summit of the South Lookout group, was attempted by Charles Kendrick, Bob Scott, and the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, Rolling Mountain
Rolling Mountain's lower summit (13,600 ft.) was first done by Miss Martha Bloom and Dave Lavender.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Ice Lake Region, V 5
An easy first ascent of peak V 5 (13,200 ft.) was made by L. Giesecke and the writer. The numerous aiguilles of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Teton Notes—1932
Teton Notes—1932 Despite reduced travel to the park, thirty-nine ascents were made. The earliest was on June 23 (Prospectors Mountain), the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Tetons, Major Peaks
Major peaks: Grand Teton, fourteen ascents; Middle Teton, South Teton, and Teewinot each three; Nez Percé and Mt. Woodring each ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Tetons, Minor Peaks
Minor peaks: Rockchuck Peak, two ascents ; Cloudveil Dome, Disappointment Peak, Storm Point Symmetry Spire, Prospectors Mountain, Veiled Peak, and Eagles ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
Asia, India, Nanda Devi
Nanda Devi: Mr. Hugh Ruttledge, with the guide, Emile Rey, of Courmayeur and six Sherpa porters spent the early part ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
Asia, Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest: A new English expedition to climb this mountain is now under way. Led by H. Ruttledge, the expedition ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
Asia, Russia, Tajikistan, Garmo
Garmo: A Russian expedition under the leadership of Nikolai Vasilevich Krylenko returned late in October after an unsuccessful attempt to ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
Asia, Russia, Georgia, Caucasus
Caucasus: The Proletarski Turist has built a large hut on the route to the Dongusorun Pass, and two huts on ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
South America, Peru, Andes
Andes: The German expedition to the Cordillera Blanca of Peru has resulted in, beside the scientific and mapping work accomplished, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, Alaska, Mt. Crillon
Mt. Crillon: Mr. H. B. Washburn, Jr., who attacked this mountain after abandoning the idea of an attempt on Mt. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, Montana, Pilot Peak
Pilot Peak: This spectacular rock pinnacle near Cook City, Montana, was climbed in July, 1932, for the first time by Harry ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
F.I. Ski Races, Innsbruck
F. I. Ski Raccs, Innsbrück: Two of our members, Messrs. Alfred Lindley and Norman Read who spent a part ...
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Notes
1933
Radio
Radio: The craze for sensationalism in radio broadcasting goes on unabated and has now seized upon the mountains for a ...
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Notes
1933
Pyrenees
Pyrenees: The mountains have again disgorged a victim. The remains of the guide, Pierre Barrau, who fell into the berg- ...
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Notes
1933
Africa, Ruwenzori
Ruwenzori: The Belgian expedition to this range this past summer found very favorable weather, having had several fairly clear days, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
Asia, Mt. Everest
Mt. Everest: On April 3, 1933, the Marquis of Clydesdale, Lt.-Col. L. V. Stewart Blacker, Lt. D. F. McIntyre, and S. ...
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Notes
1933