American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Ascent of Mount Lucania
The Ascent of Mount Lucania Bradford Washburn EVER since the conquest of Mt. Logan in 1925, the ascent of Mt. Lucania ...
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Feature Article
1938
Expedition to Mount Hayes
Expedition to Mount Hayes Oscar Houston AN unsuccessful attempt to climb Mt. Hayes was made in August, 1937, by a party ...
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Feature Article
1938
Devils Tower
Devils Tower William P. House MATO TEEPEE—Devils Tower to the white man—must have inspired awe in many thousands, ...
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Feature Article
1938
Shiva Temple and Wotans Throne
Shiva Temple and Wotans Throne Walter A. Wood, Jr. THE American Museum of Natural History Grand Canyon Expedition,1 which for ...
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Feature Article
1938
LLoyd George Mountains
The Lloyd George Mountains J. Monroe Thorington BECAUSE of improved transportation facilities by airplane, the unexplored region of British Columbia ...
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Feature Article
1938
Summer Ascents of Columbia, North Twin and Farbus
Summer Ascents of Columbia, North Twin and Farbus Sterling B. Hendricks IN the 200 miles between Mt. Robson, of the Northern ...
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Feature Article
1938
Second Ascent of Mount Bryce
Second Ascent of Mount Bryce Lillian Gest MT. BRYCE, 11,507 ft., overlooks the Columbia Icefield from the S., but had been ...
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Feature Article
1938
Ascent of Mount Bell
Ascent of Mount Bell Bestor Robinson THE summer of 1936 marked an all-time high for population on the Franklin Glacier and ...
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Feature Article
1938
Two Southern Peaks of New Zealand
Two Southern Peaks of New Zealand Kate Gardiner WHEN winter winds are sweeping through the leafless trees of New Jersey ...
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Feature Article
1938
New Zealand Experiences
New Zealand Experiences Henry S. Hall, Jr. THE Mt. Cook district in the Southern Alps of New Zealand might well ...
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Feature Article
1938
The Third American Ascent of Mont Blanc
The Third American Ascent of Mont Blanc (George W. Heard, Jr.—1855) The manuscript which follows is the earliest hitherto unpublished ...
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Feature Article
1938
The Ascent of Nanda Devi
The Ascent of Nanda Devi, by H. W. Tilman. Foreword by Dr. T. G. Longstaff. xii and 235 pages, 36 illustrations, 2 maps, ...
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Book Reviews
1938
A Climber's Guide to the Interior Ranges of British Columbia
A Climber’s Guide to the Interior Ranges of British Columbia, by J. Monroe Thorington. Published by the American Alpine ...
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Book Reviews
1938
On the Admiration of Mountains
On the Admiration of Mountains, by Conrad Gesner. 4to. ; 55 pages, with 8 illustrations. Edition limited to 350 copies. San Francisco: Grabhorn Press, 1937. ...
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Book Reviews
1938
Over Tyrolese Hills
Over Tyrolese Hills, by F. S. Smythe. xv + 297 pages, with illustrations, map and index. London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1936. In the summer ...
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Book Reviews
1938
Kampf um den Berg
Kampf um den Berg, by Robert Montis. 8 vo.; 239 pages, with 8 full-page illustrations, and numerous smaller drawings. Graz: Verlag Styria, 1937. The ...
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Book Reviews
1938
L'Oeuvre scientifique du Club Alpin Français
L’Oeuvre scientifique du Club Alpin Français (1874-1922). 8 vo. ; pp. 518, with illustrations, maps and index. Paris, 1936. In an impressive ...
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Book Reviews
1938
Odle, Sella, Marmolada
Odle, Sella, Marmolada, by Ettore Castiglione. 12 mo., 778 pages, 8 maps, 86 drawings and 32 photographs. Published by the Italian Alpine Club and the ...
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Book Reviews
1938
Le Grigne
Le Grigne, by Silvio Saglio. 12 mo., 492 pages, 8 maps, 88 drawings and 56 photographs. Published by the Italian Alpine Club and the Italian ...
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Book Reviews
1938
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wyoming Rockies, Teton Range
Wyoming Rockies Teton Range Although the 1937 climbing season in the Tetons was shorter than usual (June 24th-September 17th), a large ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Colorado Climbing Notes, 1937
Colorado Climbing Notes, 1937 The Colorado mountaineering season of 1937 started with the usual New Year’s Day trip up Pikes Peak. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, A Note on the Chaba Glacier
A Note on the Chaba Glacier. On July 7th, 1933, being encamped in the eastern fork of the Chaba, E. Cromwell ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Rocky Mountains of Canada, Saskatchewan Glacier
Saskatchewan Glacier. No measurements were made, but the upper course was examined from Castle guard meadows on July 1st, 1937. The ...
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Notes
1938
Rocky Mountains of Canada, Freshfield Glacier
Freshfield Glacier. Observations made on July 5th, 1937, complete a fifteen-year period since the first measurements were undertaken (1922). Photographs from Camp ...
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Notes
1938
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, Prior Peak (10,750 ft.) and Unnamed (10,150 ft.)
Prior Peak (10,750 ft.) and Unnamed (10,150 ft.). July 8th, 1937. First ascents of these were made in a continuous route from camp ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Selkirk Range of British Columbia
Mt. Trident. The opening of the highway along the Big Bend of the Columbia River brings nearer a large number ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Europe, Alps, Supplemental Notes on Early American Ascents, Mont Blanc
Supplemental Notes on Early American Ascents Mont Blanc. Through the kindness of M. Paul Payot, of Chamonix, the editor has ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Alps, From the livres des guides of the Favret family
From the livres des guides of the Favret family, now in the collection of Mons. Payot, the following American notes ...
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Notes
1938
Alps, Mr. Sydney Spencer Has Kindly Transcribed the Following American Entries from Führerbücher in the A. C. library
Mr. Sydney Spencer has kindly transcribed the following American entries from Führerbücher in the A. C. library: 1860. Aug. 29. ...
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Notes
1938
Alps, Mountaineering Dogs
Mountaineering Dogs. In addition to those already cited, (A. A. J. ii, 553; iii, 113), Mlle. C. E. Engel would add Lutine, ...
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Notes
1938
Alps, An Early American Traveller in the Alps
An Early American Traveller in the Alps was Peter Irving, brother of Washington Irving, whose Journal of a crossing of ...
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Notes
1938
Europe, Switzerland, Alps, Eiger
Eiger. As for the past few years, many attempts were made to climb the N. face of the Eiger, and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, Ski Traverse
Ski Traverse. Three members of the Austrian Ski Club made a notable traverse on skis of the central chain of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Russia, Caucasus, English Expedition
English Expedition. Four English climbers, R. L. Beaumont, R. A. Hodgkin, M. S. Taylor, and J. R. Jenkins, made a ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Himalayas, The American Alpine Club
The American Alpine Club has received permission to send a small expedition to the Karakoram. A party of six climbers ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Himalayas, Pakistan, Nanga Parbat
Nanga Parbat. Probably the most talked about mountaineering expedition this past summer was the German attempt on Nanga Parbat, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Chomolhari
In May 1937, Mr. F. Spencer Chapman with the porter Passang successfully accomplished the ascent of this beautiful mountain in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Himalayas, India, Siniolchu
Siniolchu. This outstandingly beautiful mountain was ascended again this past summer. A group of three German climbers, Ludwig Schmaderer, Herbert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Asia, Himalayas, 1938 Expeditions
1938 Expeditions. A seventh expedition to Everest will leave early in the spring of 1938 under the leadership of H. W. Tilman. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
South America, Argentina, Andes, A Polish Expedition
A Polish Expedition composed of four climbers, Wojsznis, Szcepansky, Osieckj, and Parysky, made a number of climbs along the Chilean-Argentine ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Tierra del Fuego
Two climbers, Stefan Zuck and Hans Teufel, during the summer of 1937, January through March, made a number of new ascents ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
South America, Chile, Andes
Chilean Andes. The twelfth ascent of Aconcagua was made on January 31st, 1937, by Juan Schuckert. The second ascent of El ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938
Europe, Norway, Spitsbergen
Spitsbergen. The two German climbers, R. Eidenschink and K. Schmitt, spent the months of July and August in Spitsbergen and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1938