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Climbers on Summit of Mt. Marcy Celebrating Centenary of 1st Recorded Climb

Group of climbers on the summit of Mount Marcy, who climbed the mountain as part of the 100th anniversary celebrations of the first recorded climb by Prof. Ebenezer Emmons. To the right a commemorative plaque can be seen in the stone face. In front of the plaque is a microphone; commemorative addresses were broadcast by the General Electric Company.
Identifier: AML_MS_63-270_B4F4_003
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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