American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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124 Records

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Utah—South Face, Squaw Peak
Utah—South Face, Squaw Peak: On April 11, 1952 Mr. Hansen (27) parked his car in Rock Canyon and climbed to the top ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Montana—Glacier National Park
Montana—Glacier National Park: Robert Dion, Bill Koch and Don Flynn started climbing Little Chief Mountain at 10 A. M. on ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Lundin Peak
Washington—Lundin Peak: A Washington Alpine Club party of about 15 members, led by William Danielson (29) were finishing a day of ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Del Campo Mountain
Washington—Del Campo Mountain: A church group of young men, led by a very competent mountaineer, Kieth Rabkin of Seattle, ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Mt. Baring
Washington—Mt. Baring: On July 16, 1952 Richard Berge (23) and Fred Beckey and Tom Miller were descending a steep, lower ridge, about ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Denny Peak
Washington—Denny Peak: On July 27, 1952 David Ward (23) a Boeing Airplane Co. tooling engineer was out alone pursuing his avocation of ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—near Camp Muir; Mt. Rainier National Park
Washington—near Camp Muir; Mt. Ranier National Park: On August 16, 1952, John Burkhart (20), of Mason, Illinois fell into a crevasse on ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Mt. Stuart
Washington—Mt. Stuart: Robert Grant (19) and Paul Brikoff (20) set out early on August 10, 1952 to climb Mt. Stuart (9,470 feet). The weather ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Mt. St. Helens
Washington—Mt. St. Helens: A party of 3 inexperienced 17 year old boys started for the top on October 26, 1952. They did not ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Mt. St. Helens
Washington—Mt. St. Helens: On May 18, 1952 a party of four, three with limited climbing experience and graduates of the elementary ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Washington—Olympia Range
Washington—Olympia Range: On July 26, 1952 Paul L. Schweitering (18) fell down the side of Timber Mountain in the Olympia Range when ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Arrowhead
California—Arrowhead: On May 23, 1952 two ropes started up the Arrow-head slightly to the right of the regular route of ascent. ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Mt. Clarence King
California—Mt. Clarence King: Philip Berry (20) and David Brower (30) roped attempted to ascend the east spur of Mt. Clarence King ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Two Miles Northwest of Ladder Lake in the Black Divide, Bishop Area
California—two miles northwest of Ladder Lake in the Black Divide, Bishop Area: Charles Bays Locker (21) took three younger boys, ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Mt. Shasta
California—Mt. Shasta: About August 1, 1952 unroped but in the company of a friend, Carl Miller, Dan O’Neill (34) attempted to ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Yosemite
California—Yosemite: (1) On October 25, 1952 a party composed of Bill Long, Dick Long, Al Steck and William Dunmire (22) set out to ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Yosemite
California—Yosemite (2): On September 4, 1952, Arthur Baldonade (20) and his brother Robert (15) were rescued by rangers from the cliff ledges about 1000 feet ...
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Accident Reports
1953
California—Yosemite
California-Yosemite (3): On November 9, 1952, L. C. Ames, Jr., and Mrs. P. Kool from Victorville, California Air Force Base, were rescued from ...
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Accident Reports
1953
Appalachian Mountain Club—New York Chapter
REGIONAL SAFETY ACTIVITIES Appalachian Mountain Club—New York Chapter: Norton Smithe, chairman of the Rock Climbing Safety Committee, has forwarded ...
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Club Activities
1953
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club: reports nothing specific in the way of a safety program. They run local trips and week-end trips ...
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Club Activities
1953
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club reports that there has been a great increase in interest and in the number of climbers. They ...
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Club Activities
1953
The University of Colorado
The University of Colorado has instituted a Mountaineers Register where climbers register before climbs and check in at the end. ...
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Club Activities
1953
The Mountain Rescue Council of Seattle
The Mountain Rescue Council of Seattle is an extremely active group and does excellent work in rescue and education. They ...
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Club Activities
1953
The Seattle Mountaineers
The Seattle Mountaineers write that they have organized their safety committee into the following groups: education and publicity, climbing safety ...
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Club Activities
1953