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Youngest member of the party of 250 at top of Marcy on occasion of the 100th anniversary celebration 1st ascent

Photograph taken of Wright family stopping for a rest on Mount Marcy trail, climbing in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the first recording assent of Mt. Marcy by Ebenezer Emmons in 1837. Frank Wright was the youngest person to climb Mount Marcy that day. He was four years old.
Identifier: AML_MS_63-270_B4F4_001
Date: August 5 1937
Language: English
Repository: Adirondack Museum
Source: Adirondack Museum Library, Harry Wade Hicks papers, MS 63-270, box 4, folder 4.
Rights: This record is not part of the New York State Archives' collection and is presented on our project partner's behalf for educational use only. Please contact the home repository for information on copyright and reproductions.
Special Project: Environmental History Virtual Resource Collection

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