American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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K2-1938
K2—1938 William P. House AT the N.W. end of the main chain of the Himalaya Mountains is the little-known ...
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Feature Article
1939
The Ascent of Mt. St. Agnes
The Ascent of Mt. St. Agnes (Alaska, 1938) Bradford Washburn TOWERING in a broad arc about the deep fjords of Prince ...
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Feature Article
1939
Mt. Stanford: A Alaskan Ski Climb
Mt. Sanford: An Alaskan Ski Climb Terris Moore MT. SANFORD is remarkable because of its unique shape. Although presenting precipitous ...
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Feature Article
1939
Billy Taylor, Sourdough
Billy Taylor, Sourdough Norman Bright THE audacity of the four tillicums who, in 1910, conquered Mt. McKinley’s North Peak, has ...
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Feature Article
1939
North Over Mt. Robson
North Over Mt. Robson William R. Hainsworth IT is a great satisfaction to recall this mountain adventure with- out a ...
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Feature Article
1939
The Bugaboos, 1938
The Bugaboos, 1938 Percy T. Olton, Jr. FILLED with the contentment which conies from a day of good rock climbing and ...
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Feature Article
1939
Rocks and Fells
Rocks and Fells David Allan Robertson, Jr. Neither indeed is there any hill or hillocke, which doth not containe in ...
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Feature Article
1939
Franklin Spencer Spalding and the Ascent of the Grand Teton in 1898
Franklin Spencer Spalding and the Ascent of The Grand Teton in 1898 Francis P. Farquhar THE climb of The Grand Teton ...
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Feature Article
1939
A New Route Up Rainier's West Side
A New Route Up Rainier’s West Side (August 26-29, 1938) Don M. Woods CREDIT for the completion of one of ...
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Feature Article
1939
An American Reascends Mont Blanc
An American Reascends Mont Blanc (George W. Heard, Jr., 1857) The story of the author’s ascent of Mont Blanc in 1855 ...
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Feature Article
1939
Harrison Wood, 1914-1938
HARRISON WOOD 1914-1938 Harrison Wood died on September 1, 1938, after a short illness in Berne, Switzerland. From the balcony outside his ...
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In Memoriam
1939
Donald Phillips, 1884-1938
DONALD PHILLIPS 1884-1938 In the development of the Canadian Northwest, the completion of the Canadian Pacific Railroad in 1885. with the ...
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In Memoriam
1939
Himalayan Assault
Himalayan Assault, by the French Himalayan Expedition, 1936. Translated into English by Nea E. Morin. Introduction by Hon. C. G. Bruce. 8...
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Book Reviews
1939
Himalayan Quest
Himalayan Quest, by Paul Bauer. Foreword by Sir Francis Young-husband. Translated from the German by E. G. Hall. Small 4to ; ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Snow on the Equator
Snow on the Equator, by H. W. Tilman. 265 pages, with 20 illustrations and 4 maps. New York : Macmillan, 1938. Price $3.00. Writers of travel ...
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Book Reviews
1939
The Mountain Way
“The Mountain Way.” An Anthology in Prose and Verse, collected by R. L. G. Irving. 656 pages, 1 illustration. London : J. M. ...
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Book Reviews
1939
The Tetons: Interpretations of a Mountain Landscape
The Tetons: Interpretations of a Mountain Landscape, by Fritiof Fryxell. Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 1938. $1.50. Once more we have ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Geschichte der alpinen Literatur
Geschiclttc der alpinen Literatur, by Aloys Dreyer. 8vo., pp. 159. Munich : Gesellschaft Alpiner Bücherfreunde (25th publication), 1938. Price RM. 7. The most ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Gesellschaft Alpiner Bücherfreunde
Gesellschaft Alpiner Bücherfreunde. The annual subscription to this Munich organization (founded 1928; Schellingstr. 39) is RM. 10, plus RM. 1.60 postage, for which ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Fünfjahrhunderte Triglav
Fünf jahrhunderte Triglav, by Julius Kugy. 8vo. ; xi + 378 pages, with 48 full-page illustrations. Graz : Leykam-Verlag, 1938. Price RM. 11.50. The Triglav is ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Lettres de H.-B. de Saussure à sa femme
Lettres de H.-B. de Saussure à sa femme, edited by E. Gaillard and H. F. Montagnier. 8vo., pp. 127, with frontispiece ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Le Chemineau de la Montagne
Le Chemineau de la Montagne, by Jacques Dieterlein. 16 mo., pp. 272, with 16 illustrations. Paris: Flammarion, 1938. Price 22 fr. 50. Mountaineers everywhere are acquainted ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Escape on Skis
Escape on Skis, by Brian Meredith. 8 vo., pp. 200, with illustrations. New York: Dodge Press, 1938. Price $3.00. As one schusses through the ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Sagas of the Evergreens
Sagas of the Evergreens, by Frank H. Lamb. 8 vo., 359 pages with illustrations. New York : W. W. Norton Co., 1938. Price $3.50. Evergreens ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Northernmost Labrador, Mapped from the Air
Northernmost Labrador, Mapped from the Air, by Alexander Forbes. New York: American Geographical Society, Special Publication No. 22. A narrative account ...
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Book Reviews
1939
Mr. W.H. Paryski
Mr. W. H. Paryski, of the Polish Alpine Club, has been a recent guest at the Club Rooms, where he ...
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Notes
1939
Hannes Schneider
Hannes Schneider, the Austrian ski expert, has arrived in the United States, and is conducting classes at the Eastern Slope ...
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Notes
1939
North America, U.S. Wyoming, Wyoming Rockies, A New Route on Devil's Tower
A New Route on Devils Tower. On September 6th John Durrance brought a party of four to Devils Tower, Wyo., ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, U.S., Wyoming, Wyoming Rockies, Teton Range
Teton Range During the past summer the writer served as guide in the Grand Teton National Park, and succeeded in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, U.S., Wyoming, Wyoming Rockies, Teton Range, First Ascent of the W. Ridge of the Grand Teton August 8th-10th, 1938
First Ascent of the W. Ridge of The Grand Teton August 8th-10th, 1938. On account of the heavy snow coyer ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, North Twin
North Twin (N. Summit, ca. 11,800 ft.). We christened this impressive hump “Twins Tower,” though it is not to be confused ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, Mt. Victoria
Mt. Victoria. First guideless traverse N. to S. peak. August 1, 1938. E. Cromwell, Miss G. Engelhard. “Plains” to Lake Louise (12 hours).
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, Mt. Murchison
Mt. Murchison. First ascent of S. tower (C.A.J., xxv, illust. 4 facing p. 26). September 4th, 1938. E. Cromwell, Miss G. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, Ontario, Rocky Mountains of Canada, An Approach to Habel Creek and Mt. Alberta form the Sunwapta Valley
An Approach to Habel Creek and Mt. Alberta from the Sunwapta Valley. August, 1938. E. R. Gibson, B. Gilman, H. S. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
Christian Kaufmann, 1873-1939
Christian Kaufmann, last survivor of Whymper’s 1901 climbing party in the Canadian Rockies, died at Grindelwald on January 23rd, 1939, at ...
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In Memoriam
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Snowpatch Spire
Snowpatch Spire. The foot of the snowpatch which is encased in the E. side of the peak was reached by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Eastpost Peak
Eastpost Peak. First ascent, August 16th, 1938. E. Cromwell, F. S. North. This summit is unnamed on Thorington map, but was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Turret Peak
Turret Peak. First ascent, August 20, 1938. E. Cromwell, Miss G. Engelhard, F. S. North. A small rock summit projecting through the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Bugaboo Spire
Bugaboo Spire. S. W. summit only. August 20, 1938. S. Austin, R. Brinton, G. Dawson, M. Dawson, H. Fuller. Weather and snow ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, Brittish Columbia, Purcell Range, Crescent Spire
Crescent Spire. Traverse from Bugaboo-Crescent Col August 22nd, 1938. R. Brinton, H. Fuller, H. Gates.
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Crescent Tower
Crescent Tower. First ascent, August 22nd, 1938. E. Cromwell, Miss G. Engelhard. Via a broken rock ridge extending S. E. from ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Brenta Spire
Brenta Spire. Second ascent, August 22nd, 1938. S. Austin, G. Dawson, M. Dawson. The first ascent is described elsewhere in this ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Marmolata
Mannolata. Second ascent, August 24th, 1938. R. Brinton, G. Dawson. In the final portion a variant of the original route was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Purcell Range, Ascents from Warren Glacier
Ascents from Warren Glacier. Mr. and Airs. I. A. Richards, from a camp near the tongue of this glacier, in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
The Ibex
The Ibex. Mountaineers interested in big game, who find themselves in N. E. Switzerland, should not fail to visit the ...
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Notes
1939
Europe, France, The Alps, Chamonix
Chamonix. In connection with the celebrations attending the visit of British royalty to France, M. Paul Payot, at the Ruskin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
Skiing
Skiing. Marcel Kurz (A. C.), well-known exponent of mountaineering art, has for several years been giving lessons in skiing (in ...
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Notes
1939
Europe, France, The Alps, Eiger
Eiger. The N. wall of the Eiger was finally ascended this past summer by an Austrian party composed of H. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
South America, Ecuador, The Andes, Cotopaxi
Cotopaxi (ca. 19,500 ft.) was climbed on June 13, 1938, by G. H. Bullock, accompanied to about 17,000 ft. by André Roosevelt, who was ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939
Africa, Ruwenzori
Ruwenzori proved a fertile climbing ground early this year when Miss U. Cameron with the Courmayeur guides, Edouard Bareux and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1939