American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

Europe, France, First American Ascent of the Grépon

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  • Publication Year: 1964

First American Ascent of the Grépon. Additional information corrects the note in A.A.J., 1944, 5:2, p. 309. An undated ascent in the period 1900-03 by Charles Robert Cross (A.A.C.). In 1907, Homer A. Rogers (A.A.J., 1959, 11:2, p. 271). In 1909, J. Duke Smith (traverse), undated but probably before Oliver Perry-Smith (first American guideless leader) shortly before August 31. In 1911 Joseph Cooke Smith (traverse).

J. Monroe Thorington, M.D.

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