American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Reconnaissance of the Minya Konka
The Reconnaissance of the Minya Konka Arthur B. Emmons, III ON the southeastern borders of Tibet, where the high plateau ...
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Feature Article
1934
Crillon 1933
Crillon 1933 William S. Child EARLY, on a June morning, after a 150-mile boat trip from Juneau, high above the great ...
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Feature Article
1934
Further Explorations and Ascents in the Coast Range of British Columbia
Further Exploration and Ascents in the Coast Range of British Columbia Henry S. Hall, Jr. TRIPS toward the Mt. Waddington ...
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Feature Article
1934
An American Tyrol, Climbs in the Bighorns 1933
An American Tyrol Climbs in the Big Horns, 1933 W. B. Willcox MOUNTAINEERS seem to have overlooked the Big Horns. The; ...
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Feature Article
1934
The Bugaboo-Howser Watershed, Purcell Range
The Bugaboo Howser Watershed, Purcell Range J. Monroe Thorington ACROSS the Columbia River at Spillimacheen, above a line of slender, ...
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Feature Article
1934
Some Winter Climbs in the Alps
Some Winter Climbs in the Alps Walter A. Wood, Jr. SOME forty years ago a strange race took place in ...
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Feature Article
1934
The Mountains of New Zealand
The Mountains of New Zealand Kate Gardiner LITTLE more than a fortnight's voyage from San Francisco lies New Zealand with ...
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Feature Article
1934
Climbs in the Northern Waputiks (Canadian Rocky Mountains)
Climbs in the Northern Waputiks (Canadian Rocky Mountains) H. S. Kingman and J. M. THorington THE day of the packtrain ...
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Feature Article
1934
Exploration and Mountaineering in Northeast Greenland
Exploration and Mountaineering in Northeast Greenland N. E. Odell IT was merely the partial fulfilment of a longstanding desire to ...
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Feature Article
1934
The First Ascent of Dungeon
The First Ascent of Dungeon Edward L. Woolf THE ascent of Dungeon Peak marks the close of the pioneer work ...
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Feature Article
1934
New Routes on Familiar Canadian Peaks
New Routes on Familiar Canadian Peaks Georgia Engelhard PRIOR to 1933 the traverse of Mt. Victoria had been made three times,1 ...
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Feature Article
1934
His Majesty Albert I - King of the Belgians, 1875-1934
HIS MAJESTY ALBERT I—KING OF THE BELGIANS 1875-1934 Few men in high places have left so great a mark ...
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In Memoriam
1934
Douglas William Freshfield, 1845-1934
DOUGLAS WILLIAM FRESHFIELD 1845-1934 In the death of Douglas W. Freshfield, at Forest Row, Sussex, on February 9th, at the ...
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In Memoriam
1934
Henry Fairfield Montagnier, 1877-1933
HENRY FAIRBANKS MONTAGNIER 1877-1933 It has been a sad duty to write for the American Alpine Club the last memoirs ...
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In Memoriam
1934
Conrad Kain, 1833-1934
CONRAD KAIN 1883-1934 In the little village of Nasswald, Lower Austria, not far from Vienna, Conrad Kain was born on ...
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In Memoriam
1934
Tom Wilson, 1859-1933
TOM WILSON 1859-1933 Tom Wilson, last of the Canadian Pacific trail-blazers and explorers, died at Banff on September 20th, 1933, at ...
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In Memoriam
1934
The Naked Mountain
The Naked Mountain, by Elizabeth Knowlton. vii + 355 pages, 34 illustrations, diagrams and index. New York and London. G. P. Putnam’s ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Mont Blanc Sideshow, The Life and Times of Albert Smith
Mont Blanc Sideshow, The Life and Times of Albert Smith, by J. Monroe Thorington. 8 vo., 255 pages including appendices, bibliography and ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Manuel d'Alpinisme
Manuel D’Alpinisme. Two volumes, 8 vo. Chambéry : Librairie Dardel, 1934. With the evolution of Alpinism rapidly going on, the technic ...
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Book Reviews
1934
The Sports of Winter
—10 ... The Sports of Winter. Ninety plates by Samivel. 4 to. Paris. Delagrave, 1933. Price Fr. 25. The author, who has already depicted the ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Alpine Days and Nights
Alpine Days and Nights, by W. T. Kirkpatrick, with a Paper by the late R. Philip Hope, and a Foreword ...
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Book Reviews
1934
An Epitome of Fifty Years' Climbing
An Epitome of Fifty Years’ Climbing, by Claude Wilson. Printed for private distribution. 1933. Written at the instigation of Mr. Henry ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Some Mountain Views
Some Mountain Views, by Dudley Leavitt Pickman. 12 mo., 94 pages, with thirty-four illustrations from photographs. Boston. G. C. Manthorne & Co., 1933. Price $2.00. ...
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Book Reviews
1934
On Skis Over the Mountains
On Skis Over the Mountains, by Walter Mosauer. 8 vo., 85 pages, with xi diagrammatic plates. Hollywood. The Cloister Press. Price $0.50. This ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Die Bernina
No. 12: J. B. von Tscharner, Die Bernina (1786). Oblong, 8 vo., pp. 44, with frontispiece. An annotated reprint of von Tscharner’s poetical ...
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Book Reviews
1934
Damographia oder Gemsen Beschreibung
No. 13: Adam Lebwald, Damographia oder Gemsen- Beschrcibung. 8 vo., pp. 56, with illustrations. A facsimile of a seventeenth-century black-letter book, containing quaint ...
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Book Reviews
1934
North America, Wyoming, Wyoming Rockies
Seventy-three ascents were made in Grand Teton National Park during the past season—almost twice the 1932 total and by good ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
The Teton Range
The Teton Range. Our member, F. M. Fryxell, whose interest in this range is well known, has made a relief ...
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Notes
1934
The Teton National Park Museum of Jenny Lake
The Teton National Park Museum at Jenny Lake has recently obtained a number of original paintings of Thomas Moran, whose ...
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Notes
1934
Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes - 1933
Southwestern Colorado was again the center of considerable climbing activity as well as the location of the first work of ...
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Notes
1934
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes - 1933, Sneffels Section
Sneffels Section Blaine Peak (12,800 ± ft.) was ascended by the east face. This easy climb was made by T. M. Griffiths, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes - 1933, Needle Mountains
Mile-post 486 on the railroad through Animas Canyon was the meeting point of members of the 1933 expedition of the San Juan ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, California, Sierra Nevada of California, Mt. Humphreys
Mt. Humphreys. During the past summer an ascent of Mt. Humphreys, 13,972 ft., loftiest mountain in the Sierra Nevada north of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
Sierra Club Outing 1933
Sierra Club Outing, 1933, The annual trip of the Sierra Club this last summer reflected the increasing interest in high mountaineering ...
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Club Activities
1934
North America, United States, California, Middle Palisade
Middle Palisade (14,049 ft.) On July 30th, 1933, Jules Eichorn and Glen Dawson made the first ascent of the northwest ridge of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, California, The Devils Crags
The Devils Crags (12,612 ft.). July 25th, 1933, marked the third ascent and the first by the northwest ridge, the party being ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
Selkirk Range of British Columbia, The Big Bend Highway
Peak 13,332 (On the main crest between Mt. Darwin and Haeckel). The first ascent of this mountain was made from the ...
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Notes
1934
North America, United States, California, Peak 13,332 (On the Main Crest between Mt. Darwin and Mt. Haeckel)
The Cathedral Spires in the Yosemite were attempted late in the fall by Richard Leonard, Jules Eichorn and Bestor Robinson. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, California, The Cathedral Spires
The Minarets were the scene of a number of climbs effected by members of the search parties looking for Walter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, California, The Minarets
Picacho, in California about twenty miles north of Yuma, Arizona, offers an interesting rock climb. On December 1st, 1933, John Poindexter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, United States, California, Basin and Range Province, Picacho
The Big Bend Highway. When completed, the road between Golden and Revelstoke will establish a Canadian highway between the prairies ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
Polar Exploration
New Traverse from Hermit Hut. Miss G. Engelhard, Ern Feuz Leaving Hermit Hut at 5.30 a.m., August 27th, 1933 crossed Sifton ...
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Notes
1934
North America, Canada, British Columbia, New Traverse from Hermit Hut
Mt Wheeler (11,023 ft.). Third ascent; first from Glacier Circle hut. Miss G. Engelhard. Ern. Feuz. Leaving Glacier Cirde hut at 5.00 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Mt. Wheeler
H. G. Watkins, the young explorer, whose excellent work in Labrador and Greenland has been an inspiration to others in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
South America, Argentina/Chile, Andes, Lanin
Lanin (12,390 ft., Lat. 39° 40’ S., Long. 71° 30’ W., on Argentine-Chilean boundary). The first ascent of this peak was effected on February 9th, 1933, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
South America, Argentina/Chile, Andes, Tronador
Tronador. A reconnaissance of this peak with a view to finding the best approach was made by the same party ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
South America, Argentina/Chile, Andes, The Polish Expedition to the Ranada Range
The Polish Expedition to the Ranada Range on the Chilean- Argentine frontier, which has been in the field since the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
South America, Argentina/Chile, Andes, An Italian Expedition to the Andes
An Italian expedition to the Andes has been organized by the Club Alpino Academico Italiano under the leadership of Count ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
Europe, Alps, Ski Traverse
Ski Traverse. A remarkable traverse of the entire range on ski was made last year by L. Zwingelstein from Grenoble ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934
Europe, Italy, Alps, Grosse Zinne
Grosse Zinne. The north face of this forbidding pillar, one of the most impossible looking walls in the Dolomites, has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1934