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Bradford Washburn

Bradford Washburn

Bradford Washburn

An Extraordinary Life

by Bradford Washburn

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Published by Westwinds Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Mountaineers,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Sports - General,
  • General,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9798406M
    ISBN 101558689079
    ISBN 109781558689077

    Bradford Washburn Boston, Massachusetts, All prints are 20” x 24” — printed by and signed on recto by photographer Jim Herrington. Archival pigment print on baryta gsm, acid-free, % cotton-fiber paper. Shipped insured, unmatted/unframed. Allow 4 weeks for delivery. Washburn University prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, veteran status, or marital or parental status. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Dr. Pamela Foster, Equal Opportunity Director/Title IX.

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Bradford Washburn, Revere, MA. likes. Known as a mountaineer, explorer, cartographer and aerial photographer, Bradford Washburn traveled the world for eight decades, documenting landscapes from Followers:

    View From Above: The Photographs of Bradford Washburn. Novem - Ap Mountain climber, explorer, cartographer, aerial photographer, Bradford Washburn (born ) was director of Boston's Museum of Science for 40 rn began climbing and photographing in the French Alps in his teens, and spent much of his adult career exploring Mount McKinley and the Alaska . First edition, signed by Bradford Washburn on the front free endpaper. Illustrated with 31 photographs and three maps sketched by the author. Washburn’s narrative recounts his experience as leader of the six-man expedition that set out in to explore the southern and southwestern approaches to Mount Fairweather (15, ft.) in the Alaska.


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(June 7, – Janu ) was an American explorer, mountaineer, photographer, and cartographer. He established the Boston Museum of Science, served as its director from –, and from until his death served as its Honorary Director (a lifetime appointment).

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Drawing from decades of memories, journals, and an.