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Part Of
Al Burgess fonds
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of Al Burgess dictation files for "Everest Canada: the ultimate challenge" (by Al Burgess and Jim Palmer, published 1983), and accompanying typewritten transcripts. Recordings have titles and correspond to the organization of the book. One recording is autobiographical.
Date Range
1982-1983
Reference Code
M64 / S48
Description Level
1 / Fonds
GMD
Sound recording
Cassette
Textual record
Private record
Part Of
Al Burgess fonds
Description Level
1 / Fonds
Fonds Number
M 64
S 48
Sous-Fonds
M64/S48
Accession Number
6500
Reference Code
M64 / S48
GMD
Sound recording
Cassette
Textual record
Private record
Date Range
1982-1983
Physical Description
17 sound recordings : audio tape cassettes. -- 3.5 cm of textual records
History / Biographical
Al Burgess, b.1948, is an international mountaineer, originally based at Calgary, Alberta, Canada and now living mainly in Nepal. Burgess began climbing in 1964 in the United Kingdom and the European Alps, often with his twin brother, Adrian. After coming to Canada in 1974, Burgess climbed extensively and took part in numerous expeditions in Canada, the European Alps, South America and the Himalayas. Burgess was a member of the 1982 Canadian Mount Everest Expedition.
Scope & Content
Fonds consists of Al Burgess dictation files for "Everest Canada: the ultimate challenge" (by Al Burgess and Jim Palmer, published 1983), and accompanying typewritten transcripts. Recordings have titles and correspond to the organization of the book. One recording is autobiographical.
Name Access
Burgess, Al
Subject Access
Arts
Exploration, discovery and travel
Sports, recreation and leisure
Access Restrictions
Some restriction/s on access
Copyright, privacy, commercial use and other restrictions may apply
Language
Language is English
Creator
Burgess, Al
Category
Arts
Exploration, discovery and travel
Sports, recreation and leisure
Title Source
Title based on accession record
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Everest Canada : the ultimate challenge

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue3249
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1983
Author
Burgess, Al
Publisher
Toronto : Stoddart
Call Number
01.1 Ev2b c.1
01.1 Ev2b c.2
Author
Burgess, Al
Responsibility
Al Burgess and Jim Palmer
foreword by Rt. Hon. Roland Michener, Patron, Canadian Mount Everest Society
Publisher
Toronto : Stoddart
Published Date
1983
Physical Description
214p. : ill., ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Canadian Mount Everest Expedition (1982)
Notes
Copy 2 contains signature from al the members of the Everest Expedition in 1982
ISBN
0-7737-2009-X
Accession Number
2015.8536
Call Number
01.1 Ev2b c.1
01.1 Ev2b c.2
Collection
Archives Library
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