American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Asia, India, Mt. Kamet
Mt. Kamet: An English expedition led by Mr. Frank S. Smythe successfully assaulted this Himalayan peak (25,447 feet) and effected two ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Asia, Kangchenjunga
Kangchenjunga: The Bavarian expedition under Paul Bauer, which last summer attempted to avenge their defeat by the weather two years ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Asia, Russia, Khan Tengri
Khan Tengri: A Russian expedition of last summer, under the leadership of a Mr. Pogrebezki succeeded in accomplishing the ascent ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Asia, Himalayan Expeditions
Himalayan Expeditions : There are at present several expeditions under weigh, one of which contains several American members. Herr Willi Merkl ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Asia, Russia, Kamchatka
Kamchatka: It is reported that the highest summit on the island, Kluchevskaya (16,124 feet), has been recently ascended by two Europeans ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Africa, Belgian Congo, Ruwenzori
Ruwenzori: A group of Belgians under the leadership of Count Xavier de Grunne, with mountaineering and scientific aims, has left ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Africa, Belgian Congo, Mikeno
Mikeno: We hear that our honorary member, His Majesty, the King of the Belgians, has recently during his tour of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
South America, Peru, Andes
Andes: A new German expedition, financed by the Deutscher und Österreichischer Alpenverein and led by Philipp Borchers, the leader of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
South America, Chile, Andes, San Jose
San José: The highest summit of this mountain (19,284 feet) in the Chilean Andes was ascended for the first time by ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Asia, Russia, Georgia, Caucasus
Caucasus: The projects of two Swiss climbers, Messrs. Mägglin and Heglin, came to an abrupt end with their disappearance ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Europe, Matterhorn
Matterhorn: Despite the bad weather prevailing during the summer of 1931, or rather perhaps because of it, two outstanding climbs were ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Wiesbachhorn
In the spring of 1932 one of the two conquerors of the north face, Toni Schmid, was killed during a Whitsuntide ...
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Notes
1932
Europe, Austria, Dachl
Dachl: One of the most difficult climbs and one of the most talked of rescues, of the past summer took ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Lappland
Lappland: On April 4th, 1931, the Lappland Alpine Club inaugurated at Nikkoluokta their first club hut, situated 100 miles within the Arctic ...
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Notes
1932
North America, United States, Washington, Mt. Baker
Mt. Baker: It is reported, that a party of four climbers, Miss Milana Jank, Dr. Otto Strizek, and Messrs. Benjamin ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
French Alpine Club
French Alpine Club: Our former president, Dr. William S. Ladd has recently been made an honorary member of the Club ...
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Club Activities
1932
North America, United States, Alaska, Mt. McKinley
Mt. McKinley was climbed for the first time since 1913, early this summer when an expedition led by Alfred Lindley of ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
North America, Canada, Labrador
Labrador: The Grenfell-Forbes expedition to northern Labrador led by Dr. Alexander Forbes in the summer of 1931 brought back considerable information ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1932
Accidents
Accidents: The summer of 1931 was a most disastrous one for climbing. The terrible weather in the Alps caused a tremendous ...
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Notes
1932
South America, Chile, Andes
Andes: The first mountaineering hut in the Andes was opened at Easter of this year with due formality by the ...
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Notes
1932
The Third International Congress of Alpinism
The Third International Congress of Alpinism will be held at Chamonix, August 25th to 28th to discuss numerous items under ...
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Notes
1932
Gesellschaft Alpiner Bucherfreunde
Gesellschaft Alpiner Bücherfreunde. This organization, with headquarters in Munich, Theresienstrasse 78, was organized in 1928 for the purpose of producing German ...
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Notes
1932
A New Low Pass
A new low pass in the Canadian Rockies (4,250 feet) is reported by Prentiss N. Gray in The Geographical Journal for ...
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Notes
1932
The Minya Konka Climb
The Minya Konka Climb Terris Moore OUR Sikong Expedition spent three months in and about the Niarong Range on the ...
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Feature Article
1933
Nanga Parbat, 1932
Nanga Parbat, 1932 Elizabeth Knowlton ON April 28, 1932, the German American Himalayan Expedition sailed from Genoa for India to attempt the ascent ...
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Feature Article
1933
Nanga Parbat in Retrospect
Nanga Parbat in Retrospect Fritz Wiessner THE partial failure of the Nanga Parbat Expedition, which had started with such high ...
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Feature Article
1933
Mt. McKinley, South and North Peaks, 1932
Mt. McKinley, South and North Peaks, 1932 A. D. Lindley A LTHOUGH a first ascent is quite properly regarded as a ...
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Feature Article
1933
The Mt. McKinley Cosmic Ray Expedition, 1932
The Mt. McKinley Cosmic Ray Expedition, 1932 Edward P. Beckwith IN looking backward to the spring of 1932 it is hard to ...
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Feature Article
1933
The Mt. Logan Adventure
The Mt. Logan Adventure Allen Carpe THE ascent of Mt. Logan in 1925 was perhaps the most arduous feat of mountaineering ...
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Feature Article
1933
Reconnaissance in the Coast Range of British Columbia
Reconnaissance in the Coast Range of British Columbia Henry S. Hall, Jr. UTNTIL a few years ago the Coast Range ...
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Feature Article
1933
Scrambles on Bear Creek Spire, Sierra Nevada (First Ascent from the East)
Scrambles on Bear Creek Spire, Sierra Nevada (First Ascent from the East) Norman Clyde PERHAPS the least known of the ...
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Feature Article
1933
Climbing in the Mount Sneffels Region, Colorado
Climbing in the Mount Sneffels Region, Colorado Dwight G. Lavender and T. Melvin Griffiths GOOD climbing possibilities are usually enough ...
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Feature Article
1933
Henry Grier Bryant, 1859-1932
HENRY GRIER BRYANT 1859-1932 In the passing of Henry Grier Bryant on December 7, 1932, in Philadelphia, the American Alpine Club loses ...
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In Memoriam
1933
Elbridge Rand Herron, 1902-1932
ELBRIDGE RAND HERRON 1902-1932 On October 13, 1932, Elbridge Rand Herron, returning from India with an expedition that had attempted Nanga Parbat, ...
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In Memoriam
1933
The Duke of Abruzzi, 1873-1933
THE DUKE OF THE ABRUZZI 1873-1933 In the death of our Honorary Member, His Royal Highness Prince Luigi Amedeo Guiseppe ...
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In Memoriam
1933
Alps and Men
Alps and Men, by G. R. de Beer, 8 vo., 256 pages including bibliography and index, illustrated by xvi plates, twenty drawings ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Le Centenaire des Postes Alpestres Suisses
Le Centenaire des Postes Alpestres Suisses. 4 to. Geneva: “L’Art en Suisse,” 1932. Price Fr. 6. This attractive volume, also issued with ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Sous l'oeil des choucas...ou les plaisirs de l'Alpinisme
Sous l'oeil des choucas … ou les plaisirs de l' Alpinisme. Eighty plates bv Samivel, with foreword by Guido Rey. 4 to. ...
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Book Reviews
1933
Early Chapters in the History of Mt. McKinley
Early Chapters in the History oe Mt. McKinley The great explorer-navigator George Vancouver in 1794 sailed up Cook’s Inlet and ...
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Notes
1933
Memorial to Dr. Paccard
Memorial to Dr. Paccard At the International Congress of Alpinism, held in Chamonix during August, 1932, there was unveiled a bronze ...
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In Memoriam
1933
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, The Watch Tower
The Watch Tower (Canadian Rockics) First ascent by R. S. Whitney, J. A. Corry, and B. B. Gilman on August 3...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mt. Columbia—The Problem of the West Face
Mt. Columbia—the Problem of the West Face The west face of Mt. Columbia has seldom been observed or photographed ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes, 1932, Curricanti Needle
Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes—1932 The San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado were, during the 1932 season, the scene of considerable climbing ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Southwestern Colorado Climbing Notes, 1932, Echo Point
Echo Point, a rocky island, located on the end of an arm extending into the Black Canyon, was finally gained ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Aiguille Hand
The Aiguille Hand (13,150 ft.) was the first of the Sneffels’ needles to be climbed. T. M. Griffiths (leader), Gordon Williams, ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Cirque Mountain
The easy ascent of Cirque Mountain (13,650 ft.) was first made by Gordon Williams, T. M. Griffiths, and the writer. The ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Aiguille Kismet
The Aiguille Kismet (13,650 ft.) was ascended from camp in Blaine Basin, to the north of Sneffels, via Dike Col and ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Teakettle Mountain
T. M. Griffiths and the writer, with Gordon Williams leading, made the second ascent of Teakettle Mountain (13,725 ft.) a beautiful ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Mt. Sneffels Region, Mt Sneffles
T. M. Griffiths, Gordon Williams, and the writer, alternating the lead, made the first complete ascent of the north face ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933
North America, United States, Colorado, Grenadier Region, Point Pun
Point Pun (13,100 ft.), a little summit near the western end of the Grenadier Range, was first ascended by Carleton Long ...
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Climbs And Expeditions
1933