• Creator
  • Toll, Roger
  • Created Date
  • 1920
  • Description
  • Myer's original history of the early climbs of Mount Rainier appeared in Mountaineers Club newsletter, 'The Mountaineer,' Volume 13, Number 1, originally published in November, 1920. Lieutenant Kautz climbed Mount Rainier in 1857 but was not given credit for the first summit because he went only reached an elevation of 12,000 feet. Because of this, credit for the first recorded summit of the Mountain went to P.B. Van Trump and Hazard Stevens w... more
    Myer's original history of the early climbs of Mount Rainier appeared in Mountaineers Club newsletter, 'The Mountaineer,' Volume 13, Number 1, originally published in November, 1920. Lieutenant Kautz climbed Mount Rainier in 1857 but was not given credit for the first summit because he went only reached an elevation of 12,000 feet. Because of this, credit for the first recorded summit of the Mountain went to P.B. Van Trump and Hazard Stevens who climbed the mountain several years later in 1870. less
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    Letter (correspondence)
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