American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The First Ascent of Mount Salcantay
The First Ascent of Mount Salcantay John C. Oberlin and W. V. Graham Matthews THE shadow of our plane flickered ...
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Feature Article
1953
Mount Everest, 1952
Mount Everest, 1952 Norman G. DYHRENFURTH All writing by members of the Swiss Everest expedition of 1952 is copyrighted by the Swiss ...
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Feature Article
1953
King Peak
King Peak Elton Thayer KING Peak, 17,130 feet, occupies a remote position in the St. Elias Range. It opposes the north ...
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Feature Article
1953
King Peak—Yukon Expedition, 1952
King Peak—Yukon Expedition, 1952 Peter K. Schoening THE primary purpose of organizing a group of climbers to visit the St. ...
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Feature Article
1953
Harvard 1952 Brooks—Mather Expedition
Harvard 1952 Brooks—Mather Expedition Thayer Scudder THE afternoon of 25 June 1952 four members of the Harvard Mountaineering Club sat at McKinley ...
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Feature Article
1953
Ascent of Mount La Perouse
Ascent of Mount La Perouse James F. Seitz AS part of our job last summer five of us had the ...
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Feature Article
1953
Cordillera Blanca Adventure
Cordillera Blanca Adventure William Siri IT IS perhaps surprising that mountaineers, who in the past fifty years have sought conquests ...
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Feature Article
1953
Conquering Mount Alberta, 1925
Conquering Mount Alberta, 1925 Jean Weber foreword JEAN WEBER, a young Swiss, came to Canada as an emigre and fell in ...
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Feature Article
1953
An American at Chamonix in 1754
An American at Chamonix in 1754 G. R. de Beer F.R.S., A.C., S.A.C., Hon. D.-è...
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Feature Article
1953
Mount Hunter via the West Ridge, A Proposed Ascent
Mount Hunter Via the West Ridge, a Proposed Ascent Bradford Washburn MOUNT HUNTER1 is the highest unclimbed peak in the ...
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Feature Article
1953
American Alpine Club Research Fund, Report of the Committee, 1950-1952
American Alpine Club Research Fund The American Alpine Club Research Fund was established in 1945 to promote scientific, literary, educational or ...
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Feature Article
1953
Further Studies of the Dinwoody Glaciers, Wind River Mountains, Wyoming
Further Studies of the Dinwoody Glaciers, Wind River Mountains, Wyoming Mark F. Meier Glaciological studies around Gannett Peak in 19501 suggested ...
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Feature Article
1953
Cold Ice Tunnel on the Silbersattel, Monte Rosa, Preliminary Report
Cold Ice Tunnel on the Silbersattel, Monte Rosa Joel E. Fisher Preliminary Report During the summer of 1952 a horizontal tunnel ...
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Feature Article
1953
Athabaska Pass
Athabaska Pass Bradley B. Gilman (No ballad—no sonnet, but a very few brief lines* suggested by a trip up ...
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Feature Article
1953
Richard L. Burdsall, 1895-1953
RICHARD L. BURDSALL 1895-1953 Richard L. Burdsall, son of Elwood and Louella M. Burdsall, was born at Purchase, New York, ...
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In Memoriam
1953
Oscar A. Cook, 1920-1952
OSCAR A. COOK 1920-1952 It is beyond doubt that a lover of the mountains would wish, if he could, to ...
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In Memoriam
1953
Donald Winchester Brown, 1910-1952
DONALD WINCHESTER BROWN 1910-1952 Donald Brown died on 21 December 1952 in a tragic automobile accident near Poughkeepsie, New York. Thus ended ...
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In Memoriam
1953
John Buchan Churchill, 1922-1952
JOHN BUCHAN CHURCHILL 1922-1952 John Buchan Churchill and his fiancée, Jocelyn Moore, lost their lives early last July while ...
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In Memoriam
1953
John Hudson Hall, 1896-1952
JOHN HUDSON HALL 1896-1952 Jack Hall, a member of the Club since 1921, died after a short illness in a Chicago ...
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In Memoriam
1953
Edward V. Huntington, 1874-1952
EDWARD V. HUNTINGTON 1874-1952 Professor Huntington had been a member of the Club since 1932. He had climbed moderately in the ...
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In Memoriam
1953
Arthur Becket Lamb, 1880-1952
ARTHUR BECKET LAMB 1880-1952 Arthur Lamb, a member of our Club for 29 years, died suddenly on 15 May 1952 while on his ...
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In Memoriam
1953
Nepal Himalaya
Nepal Himalaya, by H. W. Tilman. XI + 272 pages, including maps and illustrations. Cambridge: University Press, $4.75. This volume is an account ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Beyond the High Himalayas
Beyond the High Himalayas, by William O. Douglas. 352 pages, with 16 Kodachromes and 26 black and white photographs by the author. Garden ...
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Book Reviews
1953
They Came to the Hills
They came to the Hills, by Claire Eliane Engel. 8 vo., 273 pages, with bibliography and index and 17 illustrations. London: George Allen & ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Cordillère Blanche
Cordillére Blanche, by Georges Kogan and Nicole Leininger. Preface by Maurice Herzog. 160 pages, with 34 illustrations, 5 maps, and frontispiece in ...
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Book Reviews
1953
The Butcher
The Butcher; The Ascent of Yerupaja, by John Sack. 8 vo., 213 pages, 8 pages of illustrations. New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., 1952. Price $3.00. ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Berchtesgadener Alpen
Berchtesgadener Alpen, a collection of articles, issued by the German Alpenverein. 232 pages, with 100 illustrations, and a sketch map. Munich: Bruckmann, 1950. ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Images d'Escalades
Images d’Escalades, by André Roch. 14 pages of text, with 88 photographs. Lausanne: Editions Jean Marguerat, 1946. André Roch has presented to ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Le Pays d'Aoste
Le Pays d’Aoste, by Saint-Loup. 40 pages of text, with 68 photographs. Paris and Grenoble: B. Arthaud, 1952. This latest addition to ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Sur les Traces de Premier de Cordée
Sur les Traces de Premier de Cordée, by R. Frison-Roche. 15 pages of text and 10 pages of commentaries on the ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Die Schweiz im Spiegel englishcher Literatur 1849-75
Die Schweiz im Spiegel englishcher Literatur 1849-75, by Hans Lohrer. 147 pages, with bibliography and index. Zürich: Juris- Verlag, 1952. The ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Flugbild der Schweiz
Flugbild der Schweiz, by Emil Egli, Peter Meyer, Walter Corti, and Eduard Imhof. Large 4to; 52 pages of text with 200 full- ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Die Schweiz in Römischer Zeit
Die Schweiz in Römischer Zeit, by Felix Staehelin. 8vo; xvi + 659 pages, with 205 photographic illustrations and plans. Basel: Benno Schuabe & ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Herden Glocken
Herden Glocken, by Jürg Klages. 4to; text and 78 pages of photos by the author. Zürich: Rotapfel Verlag, 1952. Price ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Cimes et Merveilles
Cimes et Merveilles, by Samuel. 4to ; 40 pages of text and 89 photographic illustrations, 23 of them in color. Paris: B. Arthaud, 1952. Not ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Alpine Glaciers
Alpine Glaciers, by A. E. Lockington Vial. London: The Blatch- worth Press, 1952. (7½ x 10¼"). Price 30 shillings. It has been a pleasure ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Both Sides of the Pyrenees
Both Sides of the Pyrenees, by Bernard Newman. 8vo, 224 pages with index, sketch maps, and illustrations from photographs. London: Herbert ...
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Book Reviews
1953
No Picnic on Kenya
No Picnic on Kenya, by Felice Benuzzi. viii + 238 pages, with sketches and end-paper sketch map. New York: E. P. Dutton & ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Asia, Himalayas, 1953 Expeditions
Aspiring, by W. Scott Gilkison. 80 pages of text, including sketch maps and numerous illustrations. Christchurch, N. Z.: Whitcomb and Tombs, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953
The Call of the Mountains
The Call of the Mountains, by Colin Wyatt. 96 pages, 75 illustrations and 9 sketch maps. London: Thames and Hudson, 1952. Price, 35/-. The “...
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Book Reviews
1953
A Climber's Guide to the Rocky Mountains of Canada
A Climber's Guide to the Rocky Mountains of Canada, by J. Monroe Thorington. Revised edition (fifth printing). 12mo; xxii + 345 pages. ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Scenic Guides [Oregon, Nevada, Colorado]
Scenic Guides, by Weldon F. Heald. Susanville, California: H. C. Johnson. Price, $1.50 each. Scenic Guide to Oregon. 100 pages, with photographs ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Appalachia. Index to Volumes 11-25, 1905-45, n. 41-100
Appalachia. Index to Volumes 11-25, 1905-45, Magazine Numbers 41-100, compiled by Benton L. Hatch. 95 pages. Boston: Appalachian Mountain Club, 1952.
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Book Reviews
1953
Fifty-Seven-Year Index, Sierra Club Bulletin, 1893-1949
Fifty-Seven-Year Index, Sierra Club Bulletin, 1893-1949, compiled by Dorothy H. Bradley and George Shochat. 138 pages. San Francisco: Sierra Club, 1952. An ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Murder on the Mountain
Murder on the Matterhorn, by Glyn Carr. 244 pages. New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1953. Price, $2.50. The literature of mountaineering ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Meije
Meije, by Georges Sonnier. 118 pages. Paris: André Wahl, 1952. This little piece of fiction, so poetically written, tells the tale of ...
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Book Reviews
1953
Windslab
Windslab, by Cochrane Stewart. 253 pages, with 3 sketch maps. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1952. Price, 12/6. Scene: an Austrian hut in the Grossglockner ...
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Book Reviews
1953
La Neige en Deuil
La Neige en Deuil, by Henri Troyat. 195 pages. Paris: Flammarion, 1952. Price, 390 Fr. frs. This is primarily a psychological novel, not ...
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Book Reviews
1953
United States, A Belayer's Thoughts.... Yosemite Valley, Spring 1952
A Belayer's Thoughts …. Yosemite Valley, Spring 1952. Yo- semite again! The transition period between winter and spring brought its compelling force ...
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Notes
1953
North America, Climbs along the Canadian Boundary
Climbs along the Canadian Boundary. The south summit of Slesse Peak was climbed for the first time 3 August 1952 by John ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1953