American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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332 Records

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Dartmouth Mountaineering Club
Dartmouth Mountaineering Club. The main activity of the school year is the operation of the climbing school. The course, which ...
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Club Activities
1971
Harvard Mountaineering Club
Harvard Mountaineering Club. Harvard Mountaineering Club climbers ranged over many parts of the country in search of good climbing again ...
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Club Activities
1971
Iowa Mountaineers
Iowa Mountaineers. The past year was one of the most active in club history. An unusually large number of weekend ...
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Club Activities
1971
Mazamas
Mazamas. The Mazamas of Portland, Oregon, scored a significant breakthrough in its 1970 climbing school results. The new format was laboriously ...
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Club Activities
1971
Mountaineering Club of Alaska
Mountaineering Club of Alaska. The club saw an increase in membership during the past year; over 200 members are now listed. ...
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Club Activities
1971
Mountaineers
Mountaineers. The year 1970 was a good one for the Seattle Mountaineers’ Climbing Program. Favorable weather provided a high percentage of ...
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Club Activities
1971
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club
Potomac Appalachian Trail Club. After many years of waiting, and much work, the Mountaineering Section completed its publication of its ...
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Club Activities
1971
Simians
Simians. The fall of 1969 started with the usual introductory rock climbing sessions at Portland Arch, Indiana, and Devils Lake, Wisconsin. ...
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Club Activities
1971
Stanford Alpine Club
Stanford Alpine Club. The Stanford Alpine Club provides members of the Stanford community with instruction in technical rock climbing and ...
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Club Activities
1971
University of Wyoming Outing Club
University of Wyoming Outing Club. Last spring the activities of the club, under the able leadership of Gary Pouch, included ...
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Club Activities
1971
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers
Wisconsin Hoofer Mountaineers. Besides the instructional trip every Sunday to Devils Lake, 40 miles north of Madison, many of our members ...
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Club Activities
1971
World Atlas of Mountineering
World Atlas of Mountaineering, edited by Wilfrid Noyce and Ian McMorrin. The MacMillan Company, 1970, copyright 1969 by Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd., ...
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Book Reviews
1971
George Mallory
George Mallory, by David Robertson. London: Faber and Faber, 1969. 279 pages, 17 pages of photographs, 3 maps and two sketch maps. “Mon dieu! – ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Annapurna To Dhaulagiri: A Decade of Mountaineering in Nepal Himalaya 1950-1960
Annapurna To Dhaulagiri: A Decade of Mountaineering in Nepal Himalaya 1950–1960, by Dr. Harka Gurung. Kathmandu: His Majesty’s Govt. Press, 1968. 122 ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Geschichte und Sozialordnung der Sherpa (History and Social Structure of the Sherpa)
Geschichte und Sozialordnung der Sherpa, by Michael Oppitz. Innsbruck-Munich, Universitätsverlag Wagner Ges. m.b.H., 1968. 170 pages, 21 photographs (one full ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Mountains of the World, A Handbook for Climbers and Hikers
Mountains of the World, A Handbook for Climbers and Hikers, by William M. Bueler, Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle, Co. 279 ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Minus Three
Minus Three, by Gene Mason, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1970. 190 pages, 12 color photos. $7.95. Dr. Gene Mason, specialist in anesthesiology ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Montagne di Groenlandia
Montagne di Groenlandia, by Mario Fantin. Bologna: Tamari Editori, 1969. 374 pages, 280 photographs, 39 sketches and maps. Lovers of the Arctic mountain world ...
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Book Reviews
1971
A Settemila Metri: Gli Inca, Precursori d'Alpinismo
A Settemila Metri: Gli Inca, Precursori d’Alpinismo, by Mario Fantin. Bologna: Tamari Editori, 1969. 24 pages, 18 illustrations (some in color), 1 map. ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Las Montanñas de México
Las Montañas de México, by Miguel Guzmán Peredo. Mexico City: Costa-Amic Editores, 1968. 232 pages, 2 photographs. To portray the ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Alaska Wilderness
Alaska Wilderness, by Robert Marshall. Edited, with introductions by George Marshall, Forward by A. Starker Leoplold. Berkeley: University of California ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Monadnock Guide
Monadnock Guide, edited by Henry I. Baldwin. Concord, New Hampshire; Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests, 1970. 128 pages, 31 photos, ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Wildflowers of Mount Rainier and the Cascades
Wildflowers of Mount Rainier and the Cascades. Text by Mary Fries; Photos by Bob, Ira and Patricia Spring. Seattle: The ...
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Book Reviews
1971
The North Cascades National Park
The North Cascades National Park, photos by Bob and Ira Spring, text by Harvey Manning. Seattle: Superior Publishing Co., 1969. 143 pages, 109 ...
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Book Reviews
1971
A Church in the Alps
A Church in the Alps, by Cicely Williams. London: Commonwealth and Continental Church Society, 1970. 46 pages, 14 photographs. Price $1.00. A quiet little ...
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Book Reviews
1971
Robert C. Linck, 1905-1970
ROBERT C. LINCK 1905-1970 The American Alpine Club has lost a devoted friend with the untimely death of Robert C. ...
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In Memoriam
1971
George W. Martin, 1901-1970
GEORGE W. MARTIN 1901-1970 It was twenty years ago when I met George Martin. By that time, I had acquired ...
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In Memoriam
1971
Edward A. Lane, 1935-1969
EDWARD A. LANE 1935-1969 The Logan Expedition was a dream come true for Ed Lane. It meant the completion of ...
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In Memoriam
1971
Edward H. Hilliard, Jr., 1922-1970
EDWARD H. HILLIARD, JR. 1922– 1970 A lifetime of devotion to the mountains and to the preservation of wilderness came to an ...
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In Memoriam
1971
Accidents in North American Mountaineering, Twenty-Fourth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club
This is the twenty-fourth Annual Report of the Safety Committee of the American Alpine Club and the eleventh in conjunction ...
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Editorials And Prefaces
1971
British Columbia, Border Peak
British Columbia, Border Peak. On 5 July Eryl Pardoe (24) and nine companions had just completed an ascent of the Northeast Face ...
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Accident Reports
1971
British Columbia, Tantalus Mountains, Mt. Niobe
British Columbia, Tantalus Mountains, Mt. Niobe. On 20 September Nigel Eggers (23) and the other 12 members of the party were practicing ice-ax ...
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Accident Reports
1971
British Columbia, Selkirks, Swiss Peaks
British Columbia, Selkirks, Swiss Peaks. On 17 July Donald David Wallbridge (35) apparently climbed at least one other peak in the vicinity ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Vancouver Island, Mt. Bensen
Vancouver Island, Mt. Bensen. On 28 November Frank Tolen (16) and five companions climbed through snow to a cabin at about 3,000 feet ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, Wellington Lake, The Castle
Colorado, Wellington Lake, The Castle. On 1 August George Long (15) and Larry Davis ( 15), members of Scout Troop 204 of Denver, had climbed ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, North Maroon
Colorado, North Maroon. On 15 August Edward H. Hilliard (47), and Ann Noyes Fowler (39), Rodney Aller (53), and Rodney Aller, Jr. (21) started at 7:00 ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Colorado, St. Mary's Glacier
Colorado, St. Mary’s Glacier. On 6 September Bill Weiss (16), James McCoy (17), and Craig Nichols (17) started a care-free day of glissading ...
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Accident Reports
1971
New Mexico, Shiprock
New Mexico, Shiprock. On 26 March two climbing parties started up Shiprock in northwestern New Mexico. The first party was composed ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Tahquitz Rock
California, Tahquitz Roch. Sometime before noon on 9 May, John Guth (19) and Ronald White (20) began an ascent of a route called ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Churchbowl Chimney
California, Yosemite National Park, Churchbowl Chimney. On 23 March, Sheffield W. Bailey (18) and John R. Orlowski (18) had climbed the Chimney. The ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Indian Caves Area
California, Yosemite National Park, Indian Caves Area. On 25 March Jon Martin Spangler (18) and five companions were bouldering at Indian Caves. ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, Lost Arrow Direct
California, Yosemite National Park, Lost Arrow Direct. On 6 April Rov Naasz (20) and Andrew Embick (19) were climbing the Lost Arrow. Naasz ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, South Face Washington Column
California, Yosemite National Park, South Face Washington Column. On 25 April William Chadwick (23) and William R. Smith (20) were climbing the above ...
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Accident Reports
1971
California, Yosemite National Park, The Iota
California, Yosemite National Park, The Iota. On 7 May Jeff Kevser (20) and Thomas Stutzman (20) were climbing the Iota. Kevser led the ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Stranded – Exposure
On October 17, Mike Caldwell (20) and Don Fredrickson (27) started up the West Buttress route. Short days slowed their progress, but after ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. A Japanese party of nine climbers, Yukio Mir- mura (30), Mamoru Oyoshi (28), Ryomei Asao (28), Masahiko Fukuhan (27), Hideaki Yoshinari (25), ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. On 29 April Jerrold Smith (27) and John Lutz (21) were descending on fixed line West of Kahiltna Notch. Either ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. Tom Kensler (22) and five companions reached 14,600 feet on June 21st, used the 22nd as a rest day, ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Alaska, Mt. McKinley. An all-female expedition consisting of Mrs. Grace Hoeman, Margaret Young, Margaret Clark, Mrs. Dana Isherwood, Faye Kerr, ...
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Accident Reports
1971
Reported Mountaineering Accidents, Table I
 Number of Accidents Reported Total Number of Persons Involved Injured Killed              Year USA-CAN. USA-CAN. USA-CAN. USA-CAN.  1951 14 21 10 3 —  1952 29 32 17 13  1953 24 27 14 12  1954 32 42 31 8  1955 34 39 26 6  1956 46 71 51 13  1957 45 53 28 18  1958 32 38 22 11  1959 42—2 56— 2 28— 0 19— 2  1960 47— 4 63 — 12 35— 8 19— 4  1961 49— 9 61 — 14 45— 10 14— 4  1962 72— 1 90 —1 64—0 19—1  1963 67.— 11 77 — 12 45—10 18— 2  1964 56—11 68 — 16 46—8 16— 3  1965 71 —0 89— 0 57— 0 21—0  1966 69—7 82— 9 55— 6 16— 3  1967 84— 10 110— 14 67—7 33— 5  1968 80—12 86—18 46—11 27— 5  1969 91— 12 122— 18 64 — 10 30 — 2  1970 117— 7 163— 7 78—4 15 — 3 
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Accident Tables
1971