American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Ascent of Mount Hayes
The Ascent of Mount Hayes Photographs by the author Bradford Washburn THE Hayes Range consists of a narrow wedge of ...
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Feature Article
1942
A New Ascent in the Hayes Range
A New Ascent in the Hayes Range Benjamin Greeley Ferris, Jr. COMING up on the boat to climb Mt. Hayes, ...
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Feature Article
1942
Parachutes in the St. Elias Range
Parachutes in the St. Elias Range Walter A. Wood, Jr. “THE McKinley is four days behind schedule. No, the Louise ...
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Feature Article
1942
Above the Whirlwind
Above the Whirlwind Robert H. Bates AS our large plane roared up the Wolf Creek Valley, 1000 ft. above the pitted, ...
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Feature Article
1942
Reminiscences of Mt. St. Elias
Reminiscences of Mt. St. Elias William Williams FOLLOWING a recent dinner of mountaineering friends in New York at which I ...
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Feature Article
1942
More about the Santa Marta
More About the Santa Marta Elizabeth S. Cowles THOSE who have read accounts of the Cabot Expedition to the Sierra ...
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Feature Article
1942
Cambridge Climbing
Cambridge Climbing David Allan Robertson, Jr. IN 1657 one Joshua Poole, M.A., of Clare Hall, Cambridge, published his English Parnassus: ...
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Feature Article
1942
A Symphony of Mountains
A Symphony of Mountains Hans Moldenhauer I. Prelude 1941 (Grave) WHILE marching on, it seems quite hard to stop and to ...
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Feature Article
1942
Mathias Zdarsky, the Pioneer of Alpine Skiing
Mathias Zdarsky, the Pioneer of Alpine Skiing Paul Schlesinger1 SOME months ago the message arrived that Mathias Zdarsky passed away ...
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Feature Article
1942
Exploration of the Northern Monashee Range
Exploration of the Northern Monashee Range Raymond T. Zillmer THE Monashee (Mountain of Peace) Range, formerly called the Gold Range, ...
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Feature Article
1942
The Last of the Bugaboos
The Last of the Bugaboos Lloyd Anderson ALL the main summits in the Bugaboo Group of peaks of the Purcell ...
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Feature Article
1942
The Ascent of Mt. Grenville
The Ascent of Mt. Grenville Polly Prescott MT. GRENVILLE, located about 15 miles as the crow flies N. E. of the ...
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Feature Article
1942
An Ascent in the Seven Sisters Range
An Ascent in the Seven Sisters Range Neal M. Carter THE Seven Sisters Range is a lone chain of seven ...
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Feature Article
1942
Altitude Sickness and Climbing
Altitude Sickness and Climbing Charles S. Houston UNTIL quite recently the effects of high altitude were of interest and importance ...
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Feature Article
1942
Stranger Than Fact: The Climber in Fiction
Stranger Than Fact: The Climber in Fiction E. Cushing and J. M. Thorington “But you, too, have climbed,” Chayne cried ...
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Feature Article
1942
Early American Travellers in the Alps
Early American Travellers in the Alps Dr. John Morgan’s Crossing of the Mont Cenis Pass, 1764 DR. JOHN MORGAN (1735-89) ...
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Feature Article
1942
Andrew James Gilmour, 1871-1941
ANDREW JAMES GILMOUR 1871-1941 As the years slip by and one’s erstwhile climbing companions pass over the Great Divide, ...
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In Memoriam
1942
Richard M. Hurd, 1865-1941
RICHARD M. HURD 1865-1941 In the death of Richard M. Hurd, the American Alpine Club loses one of its original ...
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In Memoriam
1942
Asahel Curtis, 1874-1941
ASAHEL CURTIS 1874-1941 Asahel Curtis was one of the small but devoted group of outdoor idealists who founded the Seattle ...
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In Memoriam
1942
Benjamin Sayre Comstock, 1859-1941
BENJAMIN SAYRE COMSTOCK 1859-1941 Benjamin Sayre Comstock, the son of Lydia Sayre and George Wells Comstock, was born in New ...
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In Memoriam
1942
Manual of American Mountaineering
Manual of American Mountaineering, edited by Kenneth A. Henderson. American Alpine Club, New York. Privately printed for purposes of copyright ...
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Book Reviews
1942
High Conquest: The Story of Mountaineering
High Conquest: The Story of Mountaineering, by James Ramsey Ullman, 8 vo., 334 pp., illustrations and maps. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1941. ...
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Book Reviews
1942
Herrliche Alpentiere
Herrliche Alpentiere, by Bartholme Schocher. 4 to., 134 pages, with many illustrations from photographs by the author. Zürich: Rotapfel-Verlag, 1939. The author ...
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Book Reviews
1942
Alte Bündner Bauweise und Volkskunst
Alte Bündner Bauweise und Volkskunst, by Hans Jenny. 8 vo., 178 pages, with 209 figures, 25 of which are in color, from drawings ...
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Book Reviews
1942
Tragédies Alpestres
Tragédies Alpestres, by Charles Gos. 8 vo., illustrated. Paris: V. Attinger, 1939. The author is the literary director of the “Montagne” ...
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Book Reviews
1942
Das Silvrettabuch, Das Besetz der Berge, Um den Montblanc
Das Silvrettabuch, by Walther Flaig. 8 vo., 216 pages, with 54 illustrations, index and 3 maps. Munich: 1940. Das Besetz der Berge, by Mason-Rohrer. 8 vo., 250 ...
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Book Reviews
1942
Führer durch das Alpine Museum in München
Führer durch das Alpine Museum in München, by Hermann Bühler. 8 vo., 114 pages with illustrations. Munich: Berg- verlag ...
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Book Reviews
1942
National Defense
National Defense During 1941 the Club placed its special knowledge at the disposal of the War Department and at the present ...
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Notes
1942
Glacier Studies in Alaska, 1941
Glacier Studies in Alaska, 1941 During August and September a party made up of Dr. Donald B. Lawrence, Maynard L. Miller, ...
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Notes
1942
Mountains of Northern Alaska
Mountains of Northern Alaska The general name, Brooks Range, covers the several mountain groups in Alaska N. of the Arctic ...
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Notes
1942
Wyoming Rockies
Wyoming Rockies Devils Tower. Without the permission usually required for an ascent of a National Monument, the summit of Devils ...
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Notes
1942
Rocky Mountains of Canada
Rocky Mountains of Canada The following data correct and supplement the 1940 edition of the Guidebook. Approaches to Mt. Assiniboine. This ...
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Notes
1942
Selkirk Range of British Columbia, Glacial Retreat
Selkirk Range of British Columbia Glacial Retreat. The change in ice and snow conditions parallels that in the Rockies, and ...
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Notes
1942
Highest Automobile Road in North America
Highest Automobile Road in North America is the Mt. Evans scenic drive near Denver, 14,260 ft. above sea level. The highest ...
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Notes
1942
Hollywood Note
Hollywood Note. The sound-track for cracking ice and sliding glaciers is the squeal of a pig run backwards.
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Notes
1942
Mr. James Taylor Van Rensselaer
Mr. James Taylor Van Rensselaer, who, among many other climbs, made the third ascent of the Petit Dru in 1884 (A. ...
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Notes
1942
The Dudley F. Wolfe Fund of the Swiss Alpine Club
The Dudley F. Wolfe Fund of the Swiss Alpine Club. Through the will of Dudley Wolfe, who lost his life ...
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Notes
1942
The Royal Geographical Society
The Royal Geographical Society has awarded the Gill Memorial to Capt. F. Spencer Chapman, author of Helvellyn to Himalaya, for ...
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Notes
1942
Andes, Peru
Andes Peru. To correct an error of omission (A. A. J. iv, 176) we wish to state that Coropuna was ascended ...
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Notes
1942
Andes, MacRobert's Reply
MacRobert’s Reply. Lady MacRobert, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Workman of Himalayan fame, has donated a Stirling bomber to ...
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Notes
1942
The Highest Mountain in the World
The Highest Mountain in the World A current article in the National Geographic Magazine about the Andes of Ecuador, makes ...
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Notes
1942