"Mt. Whitney Pack Trains Memories"


All photos courtesy of Mary Jefferson unless otherwise noted.
Whitney Crest Panorama courtesy of Greg Russell, copyright Greg Russell

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1954 - Sierra Club photo, South of Franklin Pass, Rattlesnake Creek
[Photo by Cedric Wright]

1961 - PICTURE 2
L to R: Jon Dittmer, George ? (back), Loren Joseph, Richard Morgan, Penny Sewell, Mary Morgan, Charles Morgan, Ken Hess

Tommy Jefferson and Brower Child
[Photo by Cedric Wright]

Charles Morgan, Mary Morgan at the Portal Store

1955 - Roberta Morgan at Carroll Creek

1950s - Barbara Morgan at Outpost Camp

1961 - Crabtree Lakes
L to R: Chris Rich, RIchard Morgan, Bob Foreman

Trail Riders of the Wilderness at Guitar Lake.

1954 - Sierra Club High Trip
L to R: Nancy Droubay, Bob Douglas, Lester Bellas, Billy Bishop, Roberta Morgan, Tom Jefferson

1955 - Sierra Club High Trip: Yosemite Back Country PICTURE 2
L to R (back row): Buddy Garner, Jim Lowe, Ron Hoffman
L to R (front row): Richard Morgan, Roberta Morgan, Tom Jefferson, Reif Kipp, Charles Morgan, Billy Bishop

L to R: Larry Berry, Skip Parker, Billy Bishop

1962 - At the Mt. Whitney Portal Store
L to R: Mary Morgan and Penny Sewell

1953 - Sierra Club High Trip at Milestone Basin
L to R: Lester Bellas, Tugwell Malone, ?, Tommy Jefferson, Larry Berry, Clyde Poncho
[Photo by Cedric Wright]

1953 - East of Franklin Pass on Snake Creek: PICTURE 2
L to R (back row): J. Tugwell Malone (kneeling), ? hat only, Billy Bishop, Skip Parker
L to R (front row): Bob Golden (cook), Gary Poncho, Tommy Jefferson, Lester Bellas' back
[Photo by Cedric Wright]

1953 Sierra Club High Trip - Larry Berry and guests
[Photo by Cedric Wright]


Jack Heinaman

1940s - Bruce Morgan

Charlie Gilmore

1963 - Trail Riders of the Wilderness
Jim Dittmer and Penny Sewell

Fred Moore

1940s - Barbara Morgan

Pete Garner

1940s - Jack Heinaman

1948 - Ivan Hanson


L to R: Billy Bishop, Graham Boswell, Lester Bellas, Gary Poncho, Tommy Jefferson, Clyde Poncho, Skip Parker

1947 - Mono Pass - PICTURE 2
L to R: Fred Simpson, Wendell Gill, Tommy Jefferson
[Cedric Wright photo]

Sierra Club High Trip at Rock Creek

1947 - Sierra Club High Trip at Salley Keyes Lake - PICTURE 2
L to R (back row): Charley Gilmore, Bud Steele, Murt Stewart, Tommy Jefferson, Paul Vischer, Pete Garner, Ike Livermore, Ed Thistlewaite, Smokey Bye

L to R (front row): Ivan Hanson, Bill Smart, Bob Steele, Ted Ortt

1954 - Bobby Douglas on "Blue" with the Sierra Club

1940s - Fred Moore

Murt Stewart

1947 - Tommy Jefferson


Early 1950s
Barbara Morgan on the summit of Mt. Whitney

1963 - Jim Gordon

Early 1950s
Ivan Hanson on the summit of Mt. Whitney

Pete Garner

1957 - Sierra Club High Trip in Evolution Valley
L to R: Charles Morgan (standing), ?, Tommy Jefferson, Roberta Morgan, Ed Turner, ?, ?, Bob Golden (standing)


November - Leonid Meteor Shower over Mono Lake on the flanks of the Eastern Sierra Nevada
[Copyright Tony Rowell]
U.S. National Park Service Night Sky Program

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