American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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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 ...
AAJ
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....
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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). ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
AAJ
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
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 ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1960
Colorado, Eldorado Canyon
Colorado, Eldorado Canyon—On October 17, Darryl Christensen (19), Raymond Jacquot (20), Keith Hull (21), and George Cardon (22), attempted a climb known as Red ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Utah, Salt Lake City, Pete's Rock
Utah, Salt Lake City, Petes Rock—On January 11, Curtis Hawkins (18), and Dick Wallin (16) were climbing on Pete’s Rock. They ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Utah, Provo Canyon, Bridal Veil Falls
Utah, Provo Canyon, Bridal Veil Falls—On November 22, Allan H. Warren (23) and Larry G. Anderson (19), were cliff climbing on the ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (1), Avalanche Canyon
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (1), Avalanche Canyon—On July 6, John Nance (19) and Rodrigo Alconero (20) were on a climbing walk ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (2), Storm Point
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (2), Storm Point—On July 7, James E. Ferris (22) and James M. Brydon signed out at the ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (3), Symmetry Spire, Jensen Ridge
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (3) Symmetry Spire, Jensen Ridge—On August 2, Frederick E. Wright, Jr. (19) and Frederick Medrick (19) were just ...
ANAM
Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (4) Teewinot
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (4), Teewinot—On August 7, Yvon Chouinard (21) and Robert Kamps were attempting the north face of the ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (5) Middle Teton Glacier
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (5), Middle Teton Glacier— On August 13, Phillip Martin (21) and Charles E. Jones (21) were ascending the Duke ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (6), Nez Perce
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (6), Nez Perce—On August 18, Alex Shoumatoff (11) was a member of the Colorado Mountain Club’s 1959 ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Wyoming, Grand Teton National Park (7), Teepe's Pillar
hWyoming, Grand Teton National Park (7),Teepe’s Pillar—On September 6, Joseph E. Murphy (29) and Charles Crush were rappelling off Teepe’...
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Accident Reports
1960
South Dakota, Badlands National Monument
South Dakota, Badlands National Monument—On July 27, a party of 35 Boy Scouts from Fargo, North Dakota, was stopped at the ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Montana, Delmo Lake, Granite Batholith
Montana, Delmo Lake, Granite Batholith—On May 17, Gary D. Alexander (21), Force F. Bany, Jr. (19), John Sikkar (25), and Gary Harper (18), were ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Oregon, Mt. St. Helens
Oregon, Mt. St. Helens—On June 6, 28 persons began a climb of Mt. St. Helens. This was the Tacoma Climbing Course’...
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Accident Reports
1960
Oregon, Mt. Hood
Oregon, Mt. Hood—On June 20, there was a regularly scheduled Explorer Scout Climb of the South side of Mt. Hood. ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Cliff above Yale Dam
Washington, Cliff Above Yale Dam—On March 1, late in the afternoon of a sunny day, Charles Haas (17) and Darrell Jones (18) ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Darrington Area, Whitehorse Mountain
Washington, Darrington Area, Whitehorse Mountain—On May 30 Wallace Reid (40) an experienced climber was fatally injured while climbing alone just a ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Pilchuck
Washington, Cascades, Mt. Pilchuck—On June 20, following an early supper, Scoutmaster Dearborn gave permission to Eagle Scout Henry Bryan (15) and ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Dome Peak Area, Spire Point
Washington, Dome Peak Area, Spire Point—Sixteen climbers were on an official Mazama outing in the Dome Peak Area with ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Cascades, LaBohn Gap
Washington, Cascades, LaBohn Gap—About noon on August 1, Jack Slehofer (16) and William Johnson (18) were traveling from South to North over ...
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Accident Reports
1960
Washington, Hozameen Peak
Washington, Hozameen Peak—On August 22, in good weather, a party of four climbers, all from Vancouver, British Columbia departed from ...
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Accident Reports
1960