Story: Mountaineering

Peter Graham with clients

Peter Graham with clients

Peter Graham (right) leads a party of clients who include Algernon Charles Gifford, a science teacher at Wellington College and amateur astronomer. They are on the Tasman Glacier at the bottom of the Hochstetter icefall, in January 1907.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, A. C. Gifford Collection
Reference: 1/2-060511; G
Photograph by Algernon Charles Gifford

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John Wilson, 'Mountaineering - Guided climbing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 13 July 2024)

Story by John Wilson, published 24 Sep 2007, updated 1 Feb 2017