Alfred Gregory with camera on a tripod, Nepal, March 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
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Hillary, Evans, Ward and Band lying in a tent listening to the Coronation, Nepal, 2nd June 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
Copy of the coded telegram sent to the British Embassy notifying the Mount Everest Committee of the successful ascent of Mount Everest, The telegram reads:- 'Copy of a message received from Colonel Hunt, Namche Bazaar on June 1, 1953....More
Tenzing Norgay on the Summit of Mount Everest, Tenzing Norgay on the summit of Mount Everest at 11:30am on 29th May 1953. Tenzing waves his ice-axe on which are hung the flags of Britain, Nepal, the United Nations and India, Nepal,...More
Ascending a rope ladder in the icefall, After passing through the dangers of the Khumbu Icefall and overcoming such hazards as 'The Nutcracker', 'The Atom Bomb Area' or 'MikeÆs Horror' expedition members arrived at the top of the...More
Noyce and Sherpa porters by the side of crevasse in the Western Cwm en route to Camp IV, Nepal, March 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
View from Island Peak during the first ascent, Nepal, March 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
Two Sherpa porters wearing oxygen equipment and carrying ice-axes, Nepal, March 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
Portrait of Edmund Hillary, Portrait of Edmund Hillary, a bee keeper from New Zealand wearing his inimitable blue striped hat at Camp IV on Mount Everest, Nepal, March 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.
Open circuit oxygen set used during the ascent of Mount Everest in 1953, This oxygen set was used by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay during their successful summit attempt in 1953, Nepal, 1953. Mount Everest Expedition 1953.