American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Mountains of Iceland
The Mountains of Iceland Henry A. Perkins IT was a combination of Jules Verne and hay fever that was responsible ...
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Feature Article
1946
Editorial
During World War II an amazingly high percentage of the members of the American Alpine Club were actively engaged in ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1946
Notes on Contributors
Charles S. Houston: Dr. Houston, well known to American Alpine Journal readers for his part in expeditions to Mts. Foraker, ...
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Notes
1946
Tolosa
Tolosa Arthur B. Emmons 3rd ON a previous visit to the vicinity of Aconcagua in the Argentine Andes during February, 1944,1 ...
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Feature Article
1946
Rambles and Mountain Climbs in Various Parts of the World
Rambles and Mountain Climbs in Various Parts of the World Walter D. Wilcox THE writer has been asked to compose ...
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Feature Article
1946
Cascade Climbs, 1945
North Peak of Mount Index ONE of the more interesting phases of climbing in Washingington’s Cascades is the successive ...
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Feature Article
1946
The Wonderful Story of Abe Lincoln
The Wonderful Story of Abe Lincoln Claude Ewing Rusk1 “THE Cascadians are fools,” said Abe Lincoln. “I know they are ...
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Feature Article
1946
Across the Col d'Hérens in 1892
Across the Col d’Hérens in 1892 Charles Francis Judson LOOKING back to memorable days spent in the Swiss Alps ...
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Feature Article
1946
The Exploration of the Sources of the McLennan River
The Exploration of the Sources of the McLennan River Raymond T. Zillmer WHEN exploring the sources of the Canoe River ...
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Feature Article
1946
The Kinetic Theory of the Origin of Mountain-Making Forces
The Kinetic Theory of the Origin of Mountain-Making Forces Joel E. Fisher HARDLY a climber who has not sometimes wondered ...
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Feature Article
1946
John Andrew McCown, II, 1918-1945
JOHN ANDREW McCOWN, II 1918-1945 John McCown was born in Philadelphia on July 4th, 1918. He was educated at Wm. Penn ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Arthur Oliver Wheeler, 1860-1945
ARTHUR OLIVER WHEELER May 1st, 1860 - March 20th, 1945 As rugged in character as the mountains he surveyed, few have been ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Frederic King Butters, 1878-1945
FREDERIC KING BUTTERS 1878 - 1945 Professor Butters was born at Minneapolis, Minn., on February 8, 1878, and died there August 1, 1945. He was unmarried. ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Elizabeth Larned MacCarthy, 1877-1944
ELIZABETH LARNED MacCARTHY 1877 - 1944 On February 10, 1944, when we were in the woods with her devoted dogs enjoying the morning sunshine ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Emily Young O'Brien, 1866-1945
EMILY YOUNG O' BRIEN 1866 - 1945 Emily Young O’Brien was horn in Lisbon, N. H., October 28, 1866, and as a girl ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Samuel Evans Stokes Allen, 1874-1945
SAMUEL EVANS STOKES ALLEN 1874 -1945 The death of S. E. S. Allen, pioneer in the Lake Louise district, on March 27, 1945, ...
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In Memoriam
1946
Thomas Riggs, 1873-1945
THOMAS RIGGS 1873-1945 Thomas Riggs, an honorary member of the Club, was born in Ilchester, Md., October 17, 1873, and died in ...
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In Memoriam
1946
The White Tower
The White Tower, by James Ramsey Ullman. 8vo.; 479 pages. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1945. $3.00. Five mountain climbers, of as many nationalities, ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Brenva
Brenva, by T. Graham Brown. 8vo., 225 pages, with 72 photographs and a map. London: J. M. Dent and Sons Ltd., 1944. Price 25 ...
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Book Reviews
1946
The Purcell Range of British Columbia
The Purcell Range of British Columbia, by J. Monroe Thorington. 8vo. x+; 150 pages, with 79 illustrations and 9 maps. New York: The ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Carl Rungius, Big Game Painter
Carl Rungius, Big Game Painter, by William J. Schaldach. 4to., 120 pages, 10 plates in full color, 20 reproductions of pencil drawings, 8 reproductions ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Wildwood Wisdom
Wildwood Wisdom, by Ellsworth Jaeger. 8vo., xix + 491 pages, with 193 illustrations from drawings. New York, The Macmillan Co., 1945. Price $2.95. The author, ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Volcanoes as Landscape Forms
Volcanoes as Landscape Forms, by C. A. Cotton. 8vo.; 401 pages with 223 illustrations. Wellington, N. Z.: Whitcombe & Tombs, Ltd., 1945. Price £1/12/6. Professor ...
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Book Reviews
1946
The Pacific Crest Trailway
The Pacific Crest Trailway, by Clinton C. Clarke, 126 pp.; 12 detached illustrations, 5 detached maps. Pasadena: Pacific Crest Trailway System Conference, 1945. $2.25. A ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Michel-Gabriel Paccard under der Montblanc
Michel-Gabriel Paccard under der Montblanc, by Carl Egger. 8vo., 100 pages, with illustrations. Basel: Gaiser and Haldemann, 1943. $2.50. The author is an ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Escape to Switzerland
Escape to Switzerland, by G. R. de Beer. 8vo., 159 pages. London and New York: Penguin Books, 1945. Ninepence. This book, written ...
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Book Reviews
1946
The Rocky Mountains
The Rocky Mountains, by Wallace W. Atwood. 8vo., 324 pages, with 32 photographic illustrations and numerous drawings and maps. New York: The ...
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Book Reviews
1946
Canadian Landscape
Canadian Landscape, by F. H. Brigden, with biographical notes by J. E. Middleton. 4to; 112 pages with many illustrations, including 24 color ...
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Book Reviews
1946
The War in the Alps
The War in the Alps. This has proceeded according to our prediction (A.A.J. v, 441), and for the first ...
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Notes
1946
Now It Can be Told
Now It Can be Told During the course of the war many members of the American Alpine Club may have ...
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Notes
1946
American Alpine Journal
With the completion of the 1946 issue, the editorship passes into the competent hands of Robert H. Bates and David Allan ...
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Notes
1946
North America, United States, Alaska, Mt. McKinley Peak
Mt. McKinley Park. Parties travelling from the road near Wander Lake and crossing the McKinley Fork (draining Muldrow Glacier), and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1946
North America, United States, Washington, Cascade Range, Mt. Ranier
Mt. Rainier. The year 1945 marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of the first ascent of Mt. Rainier, which was made on August 17...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1946
High Peaks in the Antarctic
High Peaks in the Antarctic In a previous note* we questioned the existence of 15,000-ft. peaks in the Antarctic. Perusal ...
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Notes
1946
Rocky Mountains of Canada, Fatal Avalanche at Lake Louise
Fatal Avalanche at Lake Louise. On March 26th, 1945, about five o’clock in the afternoon, nine skiers from the East, ...
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Accident Reports
1946
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Rocky Mountains of Canada, Foster Peak
Foster Peak. Flight-Lieut. J. S. T. Gibson contributes the following information on this and other climbs of 1942 (see A.J. 54, 399; ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1946
North America, Canada, Alberta, Rocky Mountains of Canada, Mt. Blakiston
Mt. Blakiston. A cairn was found on the summit; no details of first ascent. From camp beside Blakiston Brook (6.30 a....
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Climbs And Expeditions
1946
Climber's Guide to the Rocky Mountains of Canada
Climber's Guide to the Rocky Mountains of Canada. Mr. M. P. Bridgland, formerly of the Dominion Land Survey of Canada ...
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Notes
1946
Centenary of Professor Fay
Centenary of Professor Fay. March 10th, 1946, marks the centenary of the birth of Charles E. Fay, first president of the ...
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Notes
1946
Selkirk Range of British Columbia, Guidebook to the Interior Ranges
Guidebook to the Interior Ranges. Professor F. K. Butters has kindly contributed the following notes: 1. So far as I am ...
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Notes
1946
Alps, Two Paintings by Gabriel Loppé
Two paintings by Gabriel Loppé. In the pages of the ‘Alpine Journal’ there is probably no biographical sketch more sympathetic ...
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Notes
1946
Alps, Early American Travellers in the Alps
Early American Travellers in the Alps. The paintings of “The Hudson River School,” exhibited in 1945 under the auspices of the ...
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Notes
1946
Corrigenda
Corrigenda Mr. N. E. Odell informs us that Mrs. Chisholm of Glen Brittle, Skye (A.A.J. v, p. 372), is ...
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Notes
1946
Correspondence
At the moment of going to press we have received from the Alpine Club of Canada a copy of the ...
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Notes
1946
29,000 Feet
29,000 Feet Charles S. Houston UTNTIL a man actually stands on the summit and returns to tell about it, no one ...
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Feature Article
1946
The Tenth Mountain Division, A Successful Experiment
The Tenth Mountain Division A Successful Experiment Albert H. Jackman THE 10th Mt. Division was a good division, but many ...
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Feature Article
1946
What's Behind that Battle Star
What’s Behind that Battle Star Hugh W. Evans All the glory, laud, and honor May fall 'round our shining ...
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Feature Article
1946
Training Troops in the Canadian Rockies
Training Mountain Troops in the Canadian Rockies Rex Gibson AT the urgent request of the editor I am addressing myself ...
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Feature Article
1946
The Riva Ridge
THIS story really begins in the winter of 1942, back in the “good old days” when the 10th Mountain Division was ...
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Feature Article
1946
Making Climate an Ally
Making Climate an Ally Weldon F. Heald A NEIGHBOR of ours, a white-haired, retired colonel, asked my wife early in ...
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Feature Article
1946