American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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The Alpine Club of Canada
The Alpine Club of Canada. The main club activities, the spring ski camp and the annual summer camp, proved highly ...
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Club Activities
1960
Appalachian Mountain Club
Appalachian Mountain Club. During 1959 members of this club were active in almost all mountain ranges of the world. Club trips ...
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Club Activities
1960
Chicago Mountaineering Club
Chicago Mountaineering Club. Activities continued much the same as in years past. The membership now stands at 146 with 57 qualified rope ...
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Club Activities
1960
Colorado Mountain Club
Colorado Mountain Club. A one-week outing in the Lake City area of Colorado and a two-week outing in the Tetons ...
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Club Activities
1960
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The Dartmouth Mountaineering Club, we feel, is one of the most active and effective undergraduate climbing groups ...
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Club Activities
1960
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. The club was very active during 1959, both locally and on the "big mountains.” There were several club ...
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Club Activities
1960
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The Club enjoyed an unusually active and successful year in 1959. Twenty-one week-end outings were sponsored including 10 instructional climbing ...
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Club Activities
1960
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas found the weather very unkind in 1959. Not for many years have so many climbs been stormed off. ...
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Club Activities
1960
The Mountaineers
The Mountaineers. The year 1959 marked the twenty-fifth anniversary of The Mountaineers’ Climbing Course. Thousands of the course’s graduates have ...
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Club Activities
1960
Sierra Club
Sierra Club. Keeping pace with the Sierra Club’s conservation efforts, members were also very active in the mountaineering field. ...
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Club Activities
1960
Spokane Mountaineers
Spokane Mountaineers. New routes and historic trails were equally fascinating during 1959. In the Idaho Selkirks Don Bergman led first-ascent routes ...
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Club Activities
1960
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Climbing during the school year was limited to the bluffs at Devils Lake Park at Baraboo, Wisconsin. ...
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Club Activities
1960
Yosemite Climbing Club
Yosemite Climbing Club. The Yosemite Climbing Club was formed in 1959 for the purpose of bringing together devoted climbers interested in ...
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Club Activities
1960
Chronique Himalayenne, L'âge d'or, 1940-1955
Chronique Himalayenne, L’âge d’or, 1940-1955, by Marcel Kurz. Zurich: Fondation Suisse pour Explorations Alpines, 1959- 441 pages, including index, 69 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
The Last Blue Mountain
The Last Blue Mountain, by Ralph Barker. London: Chatto & Windus, 1959- 212 pages, 22 ills. Price 21s. New York: Doubleday, 1960. Price $3.95. This ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Climbing the Fish's Tail
Climbing the Fish’s Tail, by Wilfred Noyce, London, Melbourne and Toronto, William Heinemann Ltd., 1958, 150 pages, 24 plates, 2 sketch maps. A ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Rakaposhi
Rakaposhi, by Mike Banks. 238 pages, 36 photographs, and three drawings. Foreward by Sir Gerald Templer. Appendices by F. R. Brooke and ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Appointment in Tibet
Appointment in Tibet, by W. H. Murray. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1959. 284 pages; 6 maps. Price $3.95. Published in English edition ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Great Days in New Zealand Mountaineering
Great Days in New Zealand Mountaineering, by John Pascoe. London: Bailey Bros, and Swinfin Ltd., 1958. 199 pages; 27 photographs, 20 maps. Price 21s. ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Guest of the Soviets
Guest of the Soviets, by Joyce Dunsheath. London: Constable & Co., Ltd. 1959. 183 pages, illus. Price 18s. This book is chiefly interesting ...
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Book Reviews
1960
The White Spider, The History of the Eiger's North Face
The White Spider, The History of the Eiger’s North Face, by Heinrich Harrer, translated from the German by Hugh ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Grand Paradis
Grand Paradis, by Samivel. 94 pages, with 84 black and white photo illustrations, and 12 full pages in color from films by R....
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Book Reviews
1960
Gornergrat-Chronick
Garnergrat-Chronick, issued by the Gornergrat Railway Co., 62 pages, illustrated. Brigue: 1958. This is a pleasant brochure commemorating the 60th anniversary of ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Zermatt im Winter und Sommer
Zermatt im Winter und Sommer, by Walter Schmidt, vest-pocket size, 120 pages, 84 illustrations, and index, published in Bern, Switzerland, 1958 (in German). ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Shadow Buttress
Shadow Buttress, by Showell Styles. London: Faber and Faber, 1959. 255 pages. Price 15s. This well-written novel tells the story of a ...
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Book Reviews
1960
High Worlds of the Mountain Climber
High Worlds of the Mountain Climber, photographs by Bob and Ira Spring. Text by Harvey Manning. Seattle: Superior Publishing Co., 1959. 142 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
This Sculptured Earth (The Landscape of America)
This Sculptured Earth (The Landscape of America), by John A. Shimer, New York: Columbia University Press, 1959. 248 pages, ills. Price $7.50. Beautifully ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas
Guide to the Wyoming Mountains and Wilderness Areas, by Orrin H. Bonney and Lorraine Bonney. Denver, Colorado: Sage Books, 1960. 389 pages; 99 ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Mountain Operations
Mountain Operations. Department of the Army; FM 31-72. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1959. Order Number D 101.20:31-72. 238 pages, sketches. Price 65 cents. ...
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Book Reviews
1960
An Eccentric in the Alps, the Story of the Rev. W. A. B. Coolidge, the Great Victorian Mountaineer
An Eccentric in the Alps, the Story of the Rev. W. A. B. Coolidge, the great Victorian Mountaineer, by Ronald ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Ihr Herrn Berge, Menschen und Gipfel im Lande der Inka
Ihr Herren Berge, Menschen und Gipfel im Lande der Inka, by Günter Hauser. Stuttgart: Engelhornverlag, 1959. 256 pages; 46 ills, in black ...
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Book Reviews
1960
Light Weight Camping Equipment
Light Weight Camping Equipment, by Gerry Cunningham and Meg Hans- son. Ward, Colorado: Highlander Publishing Company, 1959. 127 pages, numerous diagrams. This ...
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Book Reviews
1960
A Further Request for Case Histories of High Mountain Illness
A FURTHER REQUEST FOR CASE HISTORIES OF HIGH MOUNTAIN ILLNESSES The 22 year old, healthy young man who was rescued from ...
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Notes
1960
Ice Screws
EQUIPMENT Ice Screws. The first successful use of the newly developed ice screw was made by Gary Rose and Dick ...
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Notes
1960
Climbing Rope Tests
Climbing Rope Tests. This investigation originated from my personal curiosity regarding the advantages of the various types of ropes available ...
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Notes
1960
Accidents in American Mountaineering, Thirteenth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club, 1960
This is the thirteenth annual report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club. Only those accidents that occurred ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1960
Accidents Occurring in 1958 not Previously Reported, Colorado, Halletts Peak
Colorado, Halletts Peak—On July 18, John Barry (28) and David Burke (27) of Boulder were climbing the north face of Halletts Peak ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Accidents Occurring in 1958 not Previously Reported, Wyoming, Sherman Mountains
Wyoming, Sherman Mountains—On October 16, Jim Burton (18), Floyd Young (18), Slyvan Brown (18), and Terry Richardson started to climb Piton Perch a ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Accidents Occurring in 1958 not Previously Reported, California, Mt. Darwin
California, Mt. Darwin—On August 13, Mrs. Hunt (42), her husband, and son were descending Mt. Darwin in a storm consisting of ...
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Accident Reports
1960
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington (1)—On February 21, a Harvard Mountaineering Club party was climbing in Huntington’s Ravine. The party consisted ...
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Accident Reports
1960
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington
New Hampshire, Mt. Washington (2)—On March 29, Nile Albright (19) and George Millikan (19) were descending the summit cone of Mt. Washington. The ...
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Accident Reports
1960
New Hampshire, Cannon Mountain
New Hampshire, Cannon Mountain—On August 23, Sidney Crouch (21) and Alfred Whipple, Jr. (20) started to climb the cliffs on Cannon Mountain ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Connecticut, Ragged Mountain
Connecticut, Ragged Mountain—On Saturday, May 16, Bert Puchtler (22), John Magyar (20), John Kopf (22), George Ganung (22) and Bob Glass (20) set out to ...
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Accident Reports
1960
New York, Shawangunks
New York, Shawangunks (1)—On April 5, Donald Hetz (20) and Jim Walker (20) of the Yale Mountaineering Club, set out to climb the “...
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Accident Reports
1960
New York, Shawangunks
New York, Shawangunks (2)—On September 6, Bob Mathews (30), Peggy Mathews (34) (No relation), and Allen Smith (22) set out to climb the “Indecent ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Pikes Peak, Near Bear Creek, Specimen
Colorado, Pikes Peak, Near Bear Creek, Specimen—On May 24, about 17 members and guests of the Colorado Mountain Club were engaged ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Pueblo Mountain Park, Devil's Canyon
Colorado, Pueblo Mountain Park, Devil’s Canyon—On June 7, Harry Rosenberg (30), Dick LeSage (30), and Jerry Lathrop (25) started climbing one of ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Boulder, First Flatiron
Colorado, Boulder, First Flatiron—On March 14, Henry Case (19), Anthony Christensen (20), and Melvin McKnight (18), were climbing on the first Flatiron. The ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Hallet Peak, Tyndall Glacier
Colorado, Hallet Peak, Tyndall Glacier—On August 21, Philip Gillette (31) and his wife (31) climbed Hallet Peak via Chaos Canyon. They descended ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Ellingwood Arête, Crestone Needle
Colorado, Ellingwood Arête, Crestone Needle—On August 15, Charles Dotter (38) and his wife were climbing the Ellingwood Arête. Climbing ...
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Accident Reports
1960