American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. Climbing activity in Washington continued to increase during 1957. This fact stressed the importance of educational and safety programs ...
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Club Activities
1958
Southwestern Mountaineers
Southwestern Mountaineers. During 1957, the Southwestern Mountaineers carried out a program of intensive rock climbing in the Organ Mountains of New ...
AAJ
Club Activities
1958
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Hoofer activities for 1957 resembled those of previous years, both locally and in terms of summer trips. During ...
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Club Activities
1958
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The Club activities for the year included all the perennial club events: conducting week-day rock-climbing classes for ...
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Club Activities
1958
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Last summer was an extremely active one for the HMC, with members climbing in various parts of ...
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Club Activities
1958
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The Club pursued a varied program during the past year, mixing local practice climbs with larger-scale ventures ...
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Club Activities
1958
Yale Mountaineering Club
Yale Mountaineering Club. The activities of the YMC during 1957 were carried out largely in familiar areas. Members visited Mount Washington ...
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Club Activities
1958
Sierra Club of California
Sierra Club of California. Undoubtedly the year 1957 produced one of the most impressive rock climbs ever to be completed in ...
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Club Activities
1958
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. Growing interest in skiing activity and active recruiting of climbing school students swelled club membership to 90 in 1957. A ...
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Club Activities
1958
The Mountain World 1956/57
The Mountain World 1956/57. Edited for the Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research by Othmar Gurtner and Marcel Kurz; English version edited ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc
The First Ascent of Mont Blanc, by T. Graham Brown and Sir Gavin de Beer, with foreword by Sir John ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Premiers Voyages au Mont-Blanc
Premiers voyages au Mont-Blanc, par. H.-B. de Saussure, M.-T. Bourrit, et leurs contemporains, selected by Daniel May. Paris: ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Snowdon Biography
Snowdon Biography, by Geoffrey Winthrop Young, Geoffrey Sutton, and Wilfrid Noyce. London: J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1957, 194 pages; 24 ills. ; end-paper ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
The Everest-Lhotse Adventure
The Everest-Lhotse Adventure, by Albert Eggler. Translated by Hugh Merrick. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1957. 222 pages; ills.; maps. Price $4.50. For the ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Cho Oyu; by Favor of the Gods
Cho Oyu; by Favor of the Gods, by Herbert Tichy. Translated from the German by Basil Creighton. Foreword by Sir ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Makalu
Makalu, by Jean Franco. Translated from the French by Denise Morin. London: Jonathan Cape, 1957. 256 pages; ills.; maps. Price 25s. The ...
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Book Reviews
1958
In Highest Nepal: Our Life Among the Sherpas
In Highest Nepal: Our Life Among the Sherpas, by Norman Hardie. London: Allen and Unwin, 1957. 191 pages; ills.; maps. Price 21s. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Far, Far the Mountain Peak
Far, Far the Mountain Peak, by John Masters. New York: The Viking Press, 1957. 471 pages. Price $5.00. A climber reading a novel ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The Ascent of Manaslu in Photographs
The Ascent of Manaslu in Photographs. The Japanese expeditions of 1952 to 1956, by Takayoshi Yoda. Tokio: The Maiinichi Newspapers. 186 photographs, 9 in ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Visit to the Sherpas
Visit to the Sherpas, by Jennifer Bourdillon. London: Collins, 1956. 256 pages; ills. Price 16s. The author is the wife of Tom ...
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Book Reviews
1958
I'll Climb Everest Alone
I’ll Climb Everest Alone, by Dennis Roberts. London: Robert Hale Ltd., 1957. 158 pages; ills.; maps. Price 15s. This is the ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Un Uomo va Sui Monti
Un Uomo va Sut Monti, by Giorgio Brunner. Bologna: Edizione Alfa, 1957. 499 pages; ills.; drawings. Price 1500 lire. This is a long ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Amadou Alpiniste
Amadou Alpiniste, by Alexis Peiry. Paris: Désciée de Brouwer. 36 pages; 16 photographs by Suzi Pilet. Price $1.72. This charming book ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
A Selection of Some 90 British and Irish Mountain Tops
A Selection of some 900 British and Irish Mountain Tops. Compiled and arranged by William McKnight Docharty. Edinburgh: Darien Press Ltd., 1954. 124 ...
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Book Reviews
1958
L'Homme et Le Mon Blanc
L’Homme et Le Mont Blanc, by Etienne Giudetti. Paris: Hachette, 1957. 197 pages; panorama. Price 750 fr. In this account of Chamonix, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Alpinisme Sovietique
Alpinisme Sovietque, by A. Tcherepov. Translated from the Russian into French by Paul Sulfourt. Paris: Amiot-Dumont, 1957. This book’s twofold ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Montagne Retrouvée
Montagne Retrouvée, by Gilbert Toulouse. Paris: Arthaud, 1957. 212 pages. “Alpinism had a double origin” this author points out. Most of ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Vom Berge Verschlungen in Montagne Retrouvée Bücher bewahrt
Vom Berge Verschlungen in Bücher bewahrt, by Helmut Presser. Bern: Schweizerischen Gutenberg Museums, 1957. 27 pages; ills. Price Sw. fr. 4.50. On ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Alpstein
Alpstein, by Walter Zuberbuhler. Teufen (Appenzell) : Arthur Nigli Ltd., 1956. 104 pages; 74 photographs by Herbert Maeder, end-paper map. Price Sw. fr. 18.80. The ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Mit Glücklichen Augen
Mit Glücklichen Augen, by Walter Pause. (Third edition) München: Bruckmann, 1957. 151 pages; ills, in color. Price 8.50 DM. These “Notes ...
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Book Reviews
1958
To Kiss High Heaven: Nanda Devi
To Kiss High Heaven: Nanda Devi, by J. J. Languepin. Translated from the French by Mervyn Savill. London: William Kimber, 1956. 199 ...
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Book Reviews
1958
The West Face
The West Face, by Guido Magnone; with a preface by Maurice Herzog. Translated by J. F. Burke. London: Museum Press, 1955. 166 ...
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Book Reviews
1958
Mischief in Patagonia
Mischief In Patagonia, by H. W. Tilman. Cambridge University Press, 1957. 185 pages; 16 pages of photographs; 2 maps. Price $3.75. In Mischief In Patagonia, ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
A Dictionary of Mountaineering
A Dictionary of Mountaineering, by R. G. Collomb. Glasgow and London: Blackie & Son Ltd., 1957. 175 pages; 52 sketches. Price 12s 6d. This ...
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Book Reviews
1958
A Century of Mountaineering
A Century of Mountaineering. 1857-1957, by Arnold Lunn. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1957. 263 pages; 8 plates in color; 16 plates from photographs. ...
AAJ
Book Reviews
1958
Accidents in American Mountaineering, Eleventh Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club, 1958
This is the eleventh annual report of the reported mountaineering accidents that occurred in the United States and Alaska during 1957. ...
ANAM
Editorials And Prefaces
1958
New York, Mt. Marcy
New York, Mt. Marcy—On 25 November 1956 a party of three set out on a winter climb from Lake Colden over ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Colorado, Turkey Creek Practice Rocks
Colorado, Turkey Creek practice rocks—This accident occurred during May, 1956, on one of the regularly scheduled field trips of the ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Colorado, Egger's Cliff—Poudre Canyon
Colorado, Egger’s Cliff—Poudre Canyon—On the morning of June 30, two students (25 to 30 years of age) of the Colorado ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Mexico, Organ Mountains—Dingleberry Peak
New Mexico, Organ Mountains—Dingleberry Peak—The accident occurred during September 1956, at 10 A.M. when Bonard E. Topp (21), Robert E. ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Mexico, Organ Mountains—Needles Area
New Mexico, Organ Mountains, Needles Area—In September 1956 Walter Casey (21) was apparently climbing alone. He does not remember how the ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Mexico, Organ Mountains—Cuevas Rocks
New Mexico, Organ Mountains—Cuevas Rocks—On the day in October 1956 when the accident occurred the weather and climbing conditions ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington—On February 28, Peter K. Luster (Leader, 21), Boyd N. Everett, Jr. (22) and James Wheeler (19), all members of ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Hampshire, Cannon Mt.
New Hampshire, Cannon Mt.—On June 8, S. M. Ornstein (27), Robert Jahn (27), John F. Noxon (28), and John S. Humphreys (24) climbed the ...
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Accident Reports
1958
West Virginia, Quarry near Ridgley
W. Virginia, Quarry near Ridgley—On 13 October, Donald R. Anderson (20) fell about 35 feet when his rappel rope broke while rappelling ...
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Accident Reports
1958
New Hampshire, Presidential Range—Mt. Madison
New Hampshire, Presidential Range—Mt. Madison—On June 2, Thomas H. Flint (21) apparently fell, struck his head and died of exposure ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Georgia, Cliff in Vicinity of Camp Wahsega near Dahlonega
Georgia, Cliff in vicinity of Camp Wahsega near Dahlonega—On 23 November, Robert D. Bridger (21), a Ranger student participating in scheduled ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Colorado, Capitol Peak
Colorado, Capitol Peak—On July 25, 1957, John W. Heckert, a student at Eileen Ginter and Richard A. Slusser left the Colorado ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Colorado, Cliff between Rollinsville and Pinecliff
Colorado, Cliff between Rollinsville and Pinecliff—On 9 February, Paul A. Murphy (21) with four companions began climbing a nearly vertical cliff ...
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Accident Reports
1958
Colorado, St. Mary's Glacier—West of Idaho Springs
Colorado, St. Mary’s Glacier—west of Idaho Springs—Sunday, February 24, 1957 was a bright sunny morning as Russell Foley (15), Gary ...
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Accident Reports
1958