American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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South America, Argentina, Cerro Gallan, Province of Salta
Cerro Gallan, Province of Salta. Although our Austro-Swedish Andean Expedition did some excavations in the ruins of the Indian town ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, Province of Salta
Province of Salta. P. Soana, H. Azuremendi, and J. Miranda climbed the 19,948-foot volcano, Socompa, February 24, 1956. M. Fernandez and P. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, San Lorenzo, Patagonia
San Lorenzo, Patagonia. This peak, 11,647 feet, probably the second highest in Patagonia, which lies on the Chilean-Argentine frontier, was first ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, Cordón de la Jaula
Cordón de la Jaula. Under the leadership of Jorge Peterek, a group of the Centro Andino Buenos Aires made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, Cordón de Portillo
Cordón de Portillo. Climbers from the club Andinista Mendoza made a number of first ascents in this range, which ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, Near Bariloche
Near Bariloche. Already this spring [Written December 27, 1956, at the beginning of the southern hemisphere summer.—Ed.] there have been the ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Argentina, Volcán Lanín
Volcán Lanín. The only long new route made so far this season was on the south face of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Chile, Monte Sarmiento, Tierra del Fuego
Monte Sarmiento, Tierra del Fuego. An Italian expedition under leadership of 74-year-old Padre Alberto M. de Agostini climbed Monte Sarmiento, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, Vilcanota and Cordillera de Caravaya
Vilcanota and Cordillera de Caravaya. In July 1955 the Italians, 72- year-old Piero Ghiglione and Francesco Zaltron, ascended Vilcanota, 18,521 feet, by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, British Expedition to Pumasillo and Huagaruncho
British Expedition to Pumasillo and Huagaruncho. Before heading for their main objective farther north, four members of the British party, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, Verónica, Soray, Salcantay
Verónica, Soray, Salcantay. In May and June 1956 the French guide, Lionel Terray, the Dutch geologists, C. G. Egeler and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, Chacraraju and Taulliraju, Cordillera Blanca
Chacraraju and Taulliraju, Cordillera Blanca. The Frenchmen, Lionel Terray, Maurice Davaille, Claude Gaudin, Dr. Pierre Souriac, Robert Sennelier, and Maurice ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, Peruvian Ascents
Peruvian Ascents. The following list of ascents in 1956 by Peruvians, as well as other important data, were provided by Cé...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
South America, Peru, Cordillera de Vilcanota
Cordillera de Vilcanota. A British expedition consisting of John Jewell, Pat O’Donaghue, Ralph Whitling, and Colin Darbyshire left Sicuari ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, Nepal, Dhaulagiri
Dhaulagiri. The Argentines made a second attempt on Dhaulagiri, (26,795 feet.) Under the leadership of Lt. Col. Emiliano Huerta were Mario ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, Nepal, Manaslu
Manaslu. In 1956 the Japanese made a fourth and successful expedition to 26,658-foot Manaslu, the world’s ninth highest peak. Having ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, Nepal, Kuatung Kang
Khatung Kang. A small Swiss expedition consisting only of Engineer Dériaz, his wife Marguerite, and Arthur Baumgartner, left Katmandu ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Ratang-Parbati Expedition, Spiti
Ratang-Parbati Expedition, Spiti. We explored and photo-surveyed a hitherto unmapped area of over 400 square miles, crossing ten virgin passes varying ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Deo Tibba, Lahul
Deo Tibba, Lahul. In June 1955 the German, Rudolf Rott, made the second ascent of the lower (19,687 feet) of Deo Tibba’...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Baspa Valley
Baspa Valley. J. M. T. Gibson again took a group of schoolboys into the central Himalaya in May and June 1956. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Shigri Glacier, Lahul
Shigri Glacier, Lahul. The all-woman Abinger expedition, under the leadership of Mrs. Joyce Dunsheath, and composed also of the Misses ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Fifth Ascent of Trisul, Garhwal, and Ascents in Lahul
Fifth Ascent of Trisul, Garhwal, and ascents in Lahul. The Bavarian brothers, Adolf and Fritz Hieber, and the Bombay lawyer, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, India, Saser Kangri
Saser Kangri. Saser Kangri, 25,170 feet, lies on the eastern end of the Karakoram, north of Leh. This was unsuccessfully attempted ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, Pakistan, First Ascent of the Mustagh Tower, Northwest Arête
First ascent of the Mustagh Tower, Northwest Arête. Under the leadership of John M. Hartog, the British Baltoro Expedition 1956 ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, Pakistan, Second Ascent of the Mustagh Tower, Eastern Arête
Second ascent of the Mustagh Tower, Eastern Arête. While the British were attacking the Mustagh Tower from one side, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, USSR, Pic Pobeda, Tien Shan
Pic Pobeda, Tien Shan. The second highest peak of the Soviet Union, Pic Pobeda (Peak of Victory), 24,407 feet, is reported ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Asia, USSR, Mustagh Ata, Sinkiang
Mustagh Ata, Sinkiang. The Russians also report the ascent of 24,383- foot Mustagh Ata, July 31, 1956, by an expedition under leadership ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
Africa, Punta Marherita, Ruwenzori
Punta Margherita, Ruwenzori. The first ascent of the west face of the Punta Margherita, the highest summit of the Ruwenzori ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A. A. C., Cascade Section. Excellent weather during the summer of 1956 enabled many members to do some good climbing in ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1957
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. During 1955, members of the Rocky Mountain Section gathered for three pleasant evenings to meet ...
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Club Activities
1957
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section
A.A.C., Sierra Nevada Section. Early in 1956 the Sierra Nevada Section proposed that an informal A.A.C. camp ...
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Club Activities
1957
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. A major effort to clean up deferred maintenance on the Club’s extensive trail system was carried ...
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Club Activities
1957
The Alpine Club of North America, Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada. This was the Jubilee Year of the Club, which was founded in 1906. In consequence the ...
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Club Activities
1957
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. The Chicago Mountaineering Club continued to expand its program of local outings in 1956 by holding several winter ...
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Club Activities
1957
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. For the third successive year the Colorado Mountain Club held two outings. The out-of-state outing, under Carl ...
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Club Activities
1957
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The club enjoyed an unusually active year. Sixteen week-end climbing outings were sponsored, which attracted over 500 active participants. ...
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Club Activities
1957
Mazamas
Mazamas. The climbing school has become one of the most important programs of the Mazamas and was improved greatly this ...
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Club Activities
1957
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Climbing in 1956 took members of The Mountaineers to peaks from the Sierra Nevada to Mount McKinley. Its climbing ...
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Club Activities
1957
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. This year Sierra Club climbers roamed many of the great mountain areas of the world in search of ...
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Club Activities
1957
The Southwestern Mountaineers
The Southwestern Mountaineers. 1956 was a year of growth for the Southwestern Mountaineers, of Las Cruces, New Mexico. Composed primarily of ...
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Club Activities
1957
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. A seasoned organization founded in Spokane in 1915 makes its AAJ debut in this report. It was easily predictable ...
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Club Activities
1957
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. The activities of the Hoofer Mountaineers for 1956 included three major trips to western areas in addition to ...
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Club Activities
1957
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The DMC was very active during 1956, particularly in the West. The focal point of this activity was ...
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Club Activities
1957
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Last summer found club members relatively inactive in comparison with the activities of the summer of 1955. There ...
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Club Activities
1957
MIT Outing Club
MIT Outing Club. In addition to the frequent practice climbs held locally, a summer trip was made to the Tetons, ...
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Club Activities
1957
Princeton Mountaineering Club
Princeton Mountaineering Club. As in the past, Princeton’s location has forced the PMC to concentrate its attention on rock ...
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Club Activities
1957
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. Most of the practice climbs were rained out during the winter. During Easter vacation, however, members drove ...
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Club Activities
1957
Mountain Rescue Council, Seattle, Washington
Mountain Rescue Council, Seattle, Washington. Bolstered by local climbers, many of whom are active members of A.A.C., as ...
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Club Activities
1957
Appendix to MRC Report
Appendix to MRC Report. A working relationship has been established between rescue personnel in the Pacific Northwest and rescue authorities ...
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Notes
1957
Glaciers in the Pacific Northwest
Glaciers in the Pacific Northwest. The advance of many glaciers in the Pacific Northwest is continuing. This year it was ...
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Notes
1957