American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
Himalaya, India, Kalu and Spiti
Kalu and Spiti. An. English party of J. G. G. Stephenson, D. T. Osselton, J. M. Stopford, and J. P. ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Himalaya, Pakistan, Rakaposhi
Rakaposhi. Before 1958 Rakaposhi (25,550 feet) was attempted by six expeditions, the most recent of which was the joint Anglo-American expedition of 1956. (...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Himalaya, Pakistan, Gasherbrum IV
Gasherbrum IV. A very strong Italian party under the leadership of Riccardo Cassin overcame extremely great climbing difficulties and made ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Himalaya, Pakistan, Haramosh
Haramosh. An Austrian expedition, led by Heinrich Roiss and including Rudi Ebner, Stefan Pauer, Dr. Franz Mandl, and Dr. Rudolf ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Himalaya, Pakistan, Saraghrar
Saraghrar. The Oxford Chitral Expedition was composed of P. S. Nelson, E. W. Norrish, F. S. Plumpton, W. G. Roberts, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Himalaya, Pakistan, Minapin
Minapin. A British expedition to Minapin (23,840 feet) in the Karakoram ended in tragedy. On July 7 Dennis Kemp and Walter ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
North America, Greenland, Swiss-French Expedition
Swiss-French Expedition. The Swiss, René Dittert, Victor Lasserre, and Rodolphe Tissières, and the French, Dr. Roger Bretton and Robert ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
Europe, Norway, Jotunheimen
Jotunheimen. Between June 27 and July 9 John Humphreys, accompanied by Richard Buel and James Rogers, of the Harvard Mountaineering Club, enjoyed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1959
A.A.C., Cascade Section
A.A.C., Cascade Section. Outstandingly good weather during the summer of 1958 brought feverish activity to the mountains of the ...
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Club Activities
1959
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section
A.A.C., Rocky Mountain Section. During 1958 the Section had two visitors from among the national officers: President John Oberlin, ...
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Club Activities
1959
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During 1958, members of the Club were active in all the major mountain ranges, including the Himalaya. Club ...
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Club Activities
1959
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. The Club’s official outings were limited to local practice climbs at nearby areas. Two week-end winter ...
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Club Activities
1959
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. One hundred and eleven hiking and climbing trips were participated in by over 2000 persons from the Denver ...
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Club Activities
1959
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. Outstanding among the numerous 1958 mountaineering accomplishments were an ascent of Mount McKinley and a 100-mile ski traverse ...
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Club Activities
1959
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Although the H.M.C. sponsored no expeditions of its own last summer, its members were active ...
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Club Activities
1959
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. During 1958 the Club sponsored 13 weekend climbing outings to Wisconsin and Illinois, as well as 12 enjoyable dinner-hikes, with mountain ...
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Club Activities
1959
Mazamas
Mazamas. The year began with the annual climbing school in April, when more than 400 basic-mountaineering students enrolled in the lectures ...
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Club Activities
1959
Sierra Club of California
Sierra Club of California. Yosemite Valley was the scene of what was certainly the outstanding rock climb of 1958. On November 12 ...
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Club Activities
1959
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. A Canadian summer outing at Moraine Lake below the Wenkchemna Peaks highlighted a busy year. Memorable ascents included ...
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Club Activities
1959
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Devils Lake was the site for numerous outings in the spring, summer, and fall seasons. We are ...
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Club Activities
1959
The Mountain World, 1958/59
The Mountain World, 1958/59, edited for the Swiss Foundation for Alpine Research by Othmar Gurtner and Marcel Kurz; English version by ...
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Book Reviews
1959
A Choice of Mountaineering Books
The Mountain World, 1958/59.Once again The Mountain World has chronicled nobly the significant climbs of the period. The era of ...
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Notes
1959
The Adirondack Forty-Sixers
The Adirondack Forty-Sixers, by Grace L. Hudowalski, Edward A. Harmes, Katherine T. Flickinger, Peter A. Ward, and Orville C. Gowie, ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Avalanche
Avalanche, by Joseph Wachsberg. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. Price $4.00. This is an excellent narrative of the events leading up ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Die Weisse Spinne—Die Geschichte der Eiger Nordwand
Die Weisse Spinne—Die Geschichte der Eiger Nordwand by Henrich Harrer. West Berlin: Ullstein A.G., 1958, many illustrations, some colored. ...
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Book Reviews
1959
The Gods Angry
The Gods Are Angry, by Wilfrid Noyce. Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1957. 214 pages. Price $3.75. No one has ...
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Book Reviews
1959
The Springs of Adventure
The Springs of Adventure, by Wilfrid Noyce. Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Company, 1958. 255 pages; 21 ills. Price $4.00. We have ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Une Victoire sur les Andes
Une Victoire sur les Andes, by Bernard Pierre. Paris: Bibliothèque Hachette, 1957. 213 pages; ills.; map. This little book is an ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Au dela de la Verticale
Au dela de la Verticale, Livanos as told to Arthaud. Paris: 1958. 268 pages ; 17 ills. It was a happy day for me ...
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Book Reviews
1959
The Puma's Claw
The Puma’s Claw, by Simon Clark. Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1959. 223 pages; 22 photographs; 3 sketch maps; 1 diagram. Price $4.95. This is a ...
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Book Reviews
1959
The Crossing of Antarctica
The Crossing of Antarctica. The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958, by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary. Boston: Little, Brown ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Mountains and Memsahibs
Mountains and Memsahibs, by members of the Abinger Himalayan Expedition, 1956. Joyce Dunsheath: Leader; Hilda Reid: Food and Medicine; Eileen Gregory: ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Landscapes of Alaska
Landscapes of Alaska, by members of the U. S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the National Park Service, U. S. ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Selected Poems on West Penwith and Reflections
Selected Poems on West Penwith and Reflections, by Arthur Westlake Andrews. Foreword by Geoffrey Winthrop Young. Vol. 1 (Vol. 2 in preparation). ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Coronation Everest
Coronation Everest, by James Morris. New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1958. 145 pages; ills. Price $3.75. What, another Everest book? Yes, and ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Clarence King: A Biography
Clarence King: A Biography, by Thurman Wilkins. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1958. ix, 441 pages; ills. Price $7.50. Clarence King was one ...
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Book Reviews
1959
Letter from Homer A. Rogers to J. Monroe Thorington
LETTER FROM HOMER A. ROGERS TO J. MONROE THORINGTON Greetings to a former member of the Mazamas from a former ...
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Notes
1959
A Request for Case Histories of High Mountain Illness
A REQUEST FOR CASE HISTORIES OF HIGH MOUNTAIN ILLNESSES On December 30, 1958, a healthy experienced and excellently trained 21-year old skiier ...
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Notes
1959
A Choice of Mountaineering Books
A CHOICE OF MOUNTAINEERING BOOKS As a step towards making the Library of the American Alpine Club more useful, as ...
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Notes
1959
Accidents in American Mountaineering Twelfth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club 1959
This is the twelfth annual report of the safety committee of the American Alpine Club. Only those accidents which occurred ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1959
New Hampshire, Joe English Hill
New Hampshire, Joe English Hill—On August 30 Gordon Weston (29) and Harry King (30) went to Joe English Hill in New Boston, ...
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Accident Reports
1959
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington—On July 19 Paul Zanet (24) and Judy March (17) attempted to climb Mt. Washington from the base station ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Connecticut, West Rock
Connecticut, West Rock—On June 1 Leo Arsenault (16), Peter Davis (18), Edw. Goderre (16) and Marvin Moore (15) went to West Rock near New ...
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Accident Reports
1959
New York, Pocomoonshine Slab
New York, Pocomoonshine Slab—On July 6 Hugh Tanton (26) a member of an experienced party of four British and two Canadian ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Wyoming, Casper Mountain (Laramie Range), Garden Creek Canyon
Wyoming, Casper Mountain (Laramie Range), Garden Creek Canyon— On March 2 Karen Stubbs (19) wearing galoshes, slipped on the ice- covered trail ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Teewinot
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Teewinot—On July 27, Thomas Mayer (20) and Warren Wolff (20) were descending the east face of ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park, Mount Teewinot
Wyoming, Grant Teton National Park, Mount Teewinot—On August 13, F. M. Andrews (47) accompanied by Douglas Andrews (11), Parshall Terry (43), Bruce Terry (17), ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park—On September 8, Jim Bjorken (24), Dick Blankenbeckler (25), and Tom Creese (24) were climbing the Grand Teton. At ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Washington, Mt. Rainier
Washington, Mt. Rainier—On August 31, Marcel Schuster (40), former European guide, and Naydine Nutley (20), both from Yakima, Washington, and a two ...
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Accident Reports
1959
Washington, Olympics
Washington, Olympics—Thirteen boys and five leaders were on a one week hiking trip in the Olympic Mountains. On August 21 ...
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Accident Reports
1959