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Title
Looking across the basin which is below the Saddle at one of the lesser peaks of the Teton group. Note the glacier with its familiar bergschrund
Contributor
Clyde, Norman, 1885-1972
Sierra Club
Date Created and/or Issued
1926
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Photographer: Norman Clyde.
Plates in: Souvenir of the 1926 outing of the Sierra Club, Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Teton, [photograph album]. Plate [12]
2010-1532.
Beginning in 1901, the Sierra Club held an annual outing, eventually known as the High Trip. Up until 1930, outings led by William Colby. In 1926, some 200 hikers trailed by pack animals and cooks, hiked into Yellowstone National Park. Hikers broke into small groups, exploring various different trails – album follows one small group. This small group also climbed the Grand Tetons once out of Yellowstone, before heading home.
Type
image
Format
Photographs.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
1 photographic print ; 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.
Identifier
(C)001440750CSL01-Aleph
Language
English
Subject
Sierra Club--Photographs
National Parks & reserves--United States
Backpacking--Wyoming--Grand Teton National Park
Mountains--United States
Glaciers--Wyoming
Snow--Wyoming
Grand Teton National Park (Wyo.)--Photographs
Teton Range (Wyo. and Idaho)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Photograph albums
Place
United States
Wyoming
Grand Teton National Park
Grand Teton National Park (Wyo.)
Teton Range (Wyo. and Idaho)

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