American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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171 Records

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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
A Climber's Guide to the Tetons
A Climber’s Guide to the Teton Range, by Leigh Ortenburger. Illustrated by Eldon Dye. San Francisco: The Sierra Club, 1956. ...
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Book Reviews
1957
The Conquest of Mount McKinley
The Conquest of Mount McKinley, by Belmore Browne. Foreword by Vilhjalmur Stefansson; introduction by Bradford Washburn. Illustrations by Belmore Browne ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Arctic Wilderness
Arctic Wilderness, by Robert Marshall. Edited, with an introduction, by George Marshall. Foreword by A. Starker Leopold. Berkeley: University of ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Give Me the Hills
Give Me the Hills, by Miriam Underhill. London: Methuen & Co., 1956. 252 pages; ills. Price 25 s. This book will be enthusiastically received ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Starlight and Storm
Starlight and Storm. The Ascent of the Six Great North Faces of the Alps. By Gaston Rébuffat. Translated by ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Mont Blanc to Everest
Mont Blanc to Everest, by Gaston Rébuffat, with a preface by Wilfred Noyce. London: Thames and Hudson, 1956. 158 pages; 69 photogravures, ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Kangchenjunga: The Untrodden Peak
Kangchenjunga: The Untrodden Peak, by Charles Evans, London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1956. 187 pages; 5 pages of color and 32 pages of black and ...
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Book Reviews
1957
On Climbing
On Climbing, by Charles Evans. New York: A. S. Barnes & Company, 1957. 191 pages; 33 plates; 6 pages of maps; numerous pen-and-ink drawings. Price $5.00. "...
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Book Reviews
1957
La Montagne
La Montagne. (Published under the direction of Maurice Herzog, with the collaboration of Courthion, Couzy, Escarra, Franco, Grandpierre, Kempf, Languepin, ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Les Alpinistes Célébres
Les Alpinistes Célébres by Henry de Ségogne and Jean Couzy. Paris: Editions d’Art Lucien Mazenod, 1956. 416 pages; 221 ...
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Book Reviews
1957
East of Everest
East of Everest, … an account of the New Zealand Alpine Club Himalayan Expedition to the Barun Valley in 1954. By Sir ...
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Book Reviews
1957
White Fury
White Fury (Record à l’Himalaya), by Ramond Lambert and Claude Kogan. Translated from the French by Showell Styles. Foreword by ...
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Book Reviews
1957
The Siege of Nanga Parbat
The Siege of Nanga Parbat, by Paul Bauer. London: Rupert Hart-Davis, 1956. 211 pages; 23 photographs; 2 maps. Price 25 s. Paul Bauer, famous for ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Lonely Challenge
Lonely Challenge, by Hermann Buhl. Translated by Hugh Merrick. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1956. 318 pages; 19 ills.; 3 maps. Price $5.00. Reading ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Aconcagua: South Face
Aconcagua: South Face, by René Ferlet and Guy Poulet. Translated from the French by E. Nowell Bowman. London: Constable, 1956. ix, 209 ...
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Book Reviews
1957
La Meiji
La Meije, by Henri Isselin. Collection Sempervivum. Paris and Grenoble: Arthaud, 1956. 262 pages; ills. Henri Isselin, whose "Barre des Ecrins" was ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Alps and Elephants
Alps and Elephants, by Gavin de Beers. London: Geoffrey Bles, 1955. 89 pages; appendices and references; map. Price 10 s 6 d. Gavin de ...
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Book Reviews
1957
Tents in the Clouds
Tents in the Clouds, by Monica Jackson and Elizabeth Stark. London: Collins, 1956. 255 pages; 24 pages of photographs; 5 sketch maps. Price 18 s. ...
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Book Reviews
1957
The Moated Mountain
The Moated Mountain, by Showell Styles. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1955. 255 pages; ills.; diagrams; endpaper map. Price 18 s. Showell Styles is ...
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Book Reviews
1957
The Forbidden Mountain
The Forbidden Mountain, by Fernand Navarra. Translated by Michael Legat. London: MacDonald & Co., 1956. 174 pages; ills.; maps. Price 16 s. Mount Ararat ...
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Book Reviews
1957