Dolt Made Gear

Various gear made by Bill "Dolt" Feuerer. Dolt's craftmanship was unrivaled. To see more gear: http://www.yosemiteclimbing.org/category/image-galleries/gear

2nd Ascent of Lost Arrow Chimney

Warren Harding giving a very attentive hip belay for Frank Tarver during the second ascent of the Lost Arrow Chimney in 1955.

Bob Swift photo.

Corky does the Tyrolean to Kat Pinnacle

Mary Ann "Corky" Corthell does the Tyrolean to Kat Pinnacle. Mid-1950's.

Photo from Bob Swift collection. For more of Bob's photos go to http://bswifter.net/gallery/climbing/home.html

Robbins, Ranger, Wilson, Gallwas and Harding

Royal Robbins, Don Wilson, Jerry Gallwas and Warren Harding signing out for a climb with an unknown ranger. This photo was posed for an article in the San Francisco Chronicle, 1955. Jerry Gallwas collection.

Harding, Gallwas, Robbins and Wilson

Warren Harding, Jerry Gallwas, Royal Robbins and Don Wilson in 1955 after their attempt on the Northwest Face of Half Dome. Jerry Gallwas collection.

Harding Letter to Calderwood

Warren Harding letter inviting Rich Calderwood to join him on the East Face of Washington Column.

Harding Rappelling

Warren rappelling off of Dolt Tower during the first ascent of the Nose, 1957. Al Steck photo.

 

John Salathe Stories

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Calderwood letter

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Calderwood letter

Rich Calderwood letter talking about the Stoveleg pitons.

RCS Articles and Letters From the Early Days

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RCS Articles and Letters From the Early Days

Rules and Regulations.

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