American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Yahtsétesha
Yahtsétesha Maynard Malcolm Miller AS far N. as one can go in Southeastern Alaska, before the Pan- handle fades ...
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Feature Article
1947
West of the Stikine
PHOTOGRAPHS of unclimbed Kate’s Needle (10,002 ft.) and Devil’s Thumb (9077 ft.) led me to plan, for my first postwar ...
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Feature Article
1947
Mount Reliance: Coast Range
Mount Reliance: Coast Range Henry S. Hall, Jr. AS long ago as 1864 Alfred Waddington gave names to a few features ...
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Feature Article
1947
Mount McKinley from the North and West
Mount McKinley from the North and West Bradford Washburn EVERY one of the five expeditions which have succeeded in climbing ...
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Feature Article
1947
Adak Memories
Adak Memories Kenneth A. Henderson WHEN the rain beats down heavily or the wind threatens to tear off the roof, ...
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Feature Article
1947
Return to the Alps
Return to the Alps Ursula Corning THERE had been one summer after another of stifling New York heat—hands sticking ...
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Feature Article
1947
Operation Everest, 1946
Operation Everest, 1946 Charles S. Houston, M.D. DURING the spring and summer of 1946, the U.S. Navy con- ducted one ...
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Feature Article
1947
Dynamic Posture in the Mountains
Dynamic Posture in the Mountains Beckett Howorth, M.D.1 WALKING and climbing are simple, primitive motions common to all of ...
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Feature Article
1947
American Alpine Club Research Fund, 1946
American Alpine Club Research Fund, 1946 Joel E. Fisher, Weldon F. Heald and Maynard M. Miller The American Alpine Club Research ...
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Feature Article
1947
William Williams, 1862-1947
WILLIAM WILLIAMS 1862-1947 William Williams was born in New London, Conn., on 2 June 1862, a son of Charles Augustus and Elizabeth ...
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In Memoriam
1947
Herschel Clifford Parker, 1867-1944
HERSCHEL CLIFFORD PARKER 9 July 1867-12 March 1944 In 1905 a kind fate led me to the smoking room of a westbound Canadian ...
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In Memoriam
1947
Andrew Morrison Taylor, 1875-1945
ANDREW MORRISON TAYLOR 17 October 1875 — 13 May 1945 “Well-known Alaskan ‘sourdough,’ big game hunter, guide and mountaineer.” His parents were born in Scotland (1839), ...
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In Memoriam
1947
Howard Frederick John Lambart, 1880-1946
HOWARD FREDERICK JOHN LAMBART 1880-1946 On 12 January 1946 our valued friend of mountaineering days, “Fred” Lambart, left his home at Ottawa ...
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In Memoriam
1947
John Denison Baldwin, 1902-1946
JOHN DENISON BALDWIN 1902-1946 “Dan” Baldwin, who died in Sydney, Australia, on 26 September 1946, was the first president of the Harvard ...
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In Memoriam
1947
Walter Sherman Gifford, Jr., 1917-1944
WALTER SHERMAN GIFFORD, JR. 1917-1944 Walter Sherman Gifford, Jr., was born on 15 December 1917 at Washington, D. C. He was educated ...
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In Memoriam
1947
William Shand, Jr., 1918-1946
WILLIAM SHAND, JR 1918-1946 Über alien Gipfeln Ist Ruh’, In allen Wipfeln Spürest du Kaum einen Hauch; Die Vö...
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In Memoriam
1947
Mountain Holidays
Mountain Holidays, by Janet Adam Smith. 194 pages, with two maps and 32 additional pages of illustrations. London: J. M. Dent and ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Alpine Ways
Alpine Ways is first and last a picture book; the text serves merely as an introduction to and commentary on ...
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Book Reviews
1947
La Connaissance de la Montagne
La Connaissance de la Montague, by Paul Payot. 127 pages. Bonneville: Imprimerie Plancher, 1944. This little volume was published as a compendium ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Night Climb: The Story of the Skiing Tenth
Night Climb: The Story of the Skiing Tenth, by Frank Harper. 216 pages. New York: Longman’s Green, 1946. $2.50. Night Climb: The ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Pioniere der Alpen
Pioniere der Alpen, by Carl Egger. 371 pages, with 24 portrait drawings. Zürich: Verlag Amstutz, Herdeg & Co., 1946. Here are presented 30 biographies ...
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Book Reviews
1947
In the Rain and the Sun
In the Rain and the Sun, by the Rt. Hon. L. S. Amery, C. H. 238 pages. London and New York: ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Guide du Skieur dans les Alpes Valaisannes
Guide du Skieur dans les Alpes Valaisannes, by Marcel Kurz. 2 vols. (I, du Col de Balme au Col Collon; II, ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Driftwood Valley
Driftwood Valley, by Theodora C. Stanwell-Fletcher. 369 pages and 15 page appendix; illustrated. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1946. $4.00. An account of two whole ...
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Book Reviews
1947
Mountain Photography
Mountain Photography, by C. Douglas Milner. 237 pages, 135 photographs and many diagrams and graphs. London and New York: The Focal Press, 1945. 19/6. ...
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Book Reviews
1947
North America, United States, Washington, A Night on Rainier
A Night on Rainier. The first post-war ascent of Mt. Rainier was made on 31 May 1946 by M. M. Miller, Dee ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Washington, Nooksack Tower: First Ascent
Nooksack Tower: First Ascent. Nooksack Tower (8500 ft.) is a very prominent upthrust on the E. ridge of Mt. Shuksan, somewhat ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Washington, Golden Horn: First Ascent
Golden Horn: First Ascent. On 18 September 1946 the first ascent of Golden Horn (8400 ft.) in the N. E. Cascades was accomplished ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
Mountain Activities of the Sierra Club, 1946
Mountain Activities of the Sierra Club, 1946. During the summer of 1946 the 42nd Annual Outing of the Sierra Club travelled for ...
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Club Activities
1947
Wind River Outing of the C.M.C.
Wind River Outing of the C. M. C. The Colorado Mountain Club held its 33rd Annual Summer Outing in the ...
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Club Activities
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Wind River Range, 1946: Gannett-Dinwoody Group
Wind River Range, 1946: Gannett-Dinwoody Group. Nearly 200 climbers and skiers visited the Gannett Peak Camp in upper Dinwoody Canyon during the 1946 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mt. Theodore Koven
Mt. Theodore Koven (Peak 8). AN. face and ridge route was made by Charles Grant, Jerry More and Horace Van Valkenburgh. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Rampart Peak
Rampart Peak (Peak 9). Two ascents of this peak were reported, the earlier being a snow and ice climb from the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Bastion Peak
Bastion Peak (Peak 10). Apparently two different routes were employed in ascents of the N. face—one by a C. M. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mt. Woodrow Wilson
Mt. Woodrow Wilson. A new ascent of this peak was made by Hans Kraus, Roger Wolcott and C. Harrison Snyder ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, The Sphinx
The Sphinx. A second ascent of the very airy S. or skyline ridge was made by Hans Kraus, Delphine Wilde ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Turret Peak and Mt. Warren
Turret Peak and Mt. Warren. Some variations may have been added to the established routes which start from the saddle ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, United States, Wyoming, Mt. Helen
Mt. Helen. A new ascent by the steep N.W. ridge was made by Hans Kraus and Roger Wolcott on 4 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
Appalachian Mountain Club, 1946
Appalachian Mountain Club, 1946. The Appalachian Mountain Club resumed most of its pre-war activities during 1946. The mountaineering training provided by local ...
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Club Activities
1947
North America, Canada, Selkirk Range of British Columbia, 1945
Selkirk Range of British Columbia, 1945. In August 1945 A. J. Kauffman, II, with several companions, made a number of ascents in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Battle Range, 1946: Further Attempts
Battle Range, 1946: Further Attempts. In 1946 L. M. Erskine, Jr., and T. Baker attempted to reach the Battle Range from Beaton, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Sir Sandford Area, 1946
Sir Sandford Area, 1946. A climbing party led by Sterling Hendricks in 1946 reopened the Sir Sandford area, using a new approach ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Bugaboos Camp of the A.A.C.
Bugaboos Camp of the A.C.C. The 1946 camp of the Alpine Club of Canada was held during the latter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, A New Route Past the Bugaboo
A New Route Past the Bugaboo. The following note has been received from R. C. Hind : “Climbing with the guidebook ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Howser Spire: New Routes
Howser Spire: New Routes. On 23 July 1946 F. D. Ayres, J. C. Oberlin, Edward Little and D. M. Woods climbed Howser ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Taurus Peak
Taurus Peak: First Ascent. At 7 p.m., on 26 July 1946, Edward Little, Eugen Rosenstock-Huessy and A. C. Fabergé left the main ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Purcell Range of British Columbia
Purcell Range of British Columbia. The Department of Lands, Victoria, B. C., issued in 1943 a new map which has just ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Mt. Kerkeslin: First Ascent by W. Face and First Traverse
Mt. Kerkeslin: First Ascent by W. Face and First Traverse. The second ascent of Mt. Kerkeslin (9790 ft.) was made on 8 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Rocky Mountains: Elevations in the Maligne Lake Area
Rocky Mountains: Elevations in the Maligne Lake Area. A new edition (1942) of the Jasper Park South Sheet (3 mi. to 1 in.) ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947
North America, Canada, Cirque Peak
Cirque Peak. Mr. George Weed informs us that neither R. F. Curtis nor C. E. Fay took part in the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1947