"Mt. Whitney Pack Trains Memories"

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


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tommy jefferson
1967 - Tommy Jefferson strumming his guitar on the Sierra Club

norman jefferson
Norman Jefferson


tommy jefferson
1968 -Tommy Jefferson on a pack trip with his daughters: Susan and Kathy.

portal store
1956 - Mt. Whitney Portal Store

portal corral
1950s - Mt. Whitney Portal Store Corrals

sage flat corrals
1950s - Sage Flat hitching post and tack shed.



Some High Sierra Recollections: by William E. Colby
by Norman B. Livermore, Jr.
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billy bishop
Billy Bishop

Chris Rich
Chris Rich checking his pack loads on the Mt. Whitney Trail.

bruce morgan
?, Ron Hoffman (with white hat), and Bruce Morganpacking up at the Portals Corrals

tulley hole
Chris Rich packing up at Tulley Hole

Don Hobbs
Don Hobbs giving his trusty steed a water break.



Pard Cline
1955 - Pard Cline and Ken Bulke packing up.

sam haure
Sam Haure on the trail.

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Packing in the Mountains of California
by Roger R. Olmstead
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roberta morgan
1955 - (L to R): Roberta Morgan, Mitzi Garner, Kris Fuller, dog

mary morgan
1955 - Mary Morgan at the Mt. Whitney Portals


charles morgan
Charles Morgan and ?? on the summit of Mt. Whitney.

Morgan outing to Death Valley
December 28, 1956 Death Valley outing.
L to R (back row): Glen Gates, Barbara Morgan, Richard Morgan, Mary Morgan, Bob Hanson, Enid Morgan
L to R (front row): Dick Peters, Roberta Morgan, Kathy Jefferson (little girl), Mike Bauer, Fran Person

herding horses
Herding horses to Carroll Creek Pack Station



On the Mt. Whitney Trail

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1956 Sierra Club - Packers heading up the Mt. Whitney Trail. Packer looking backward is Richard Morgan.

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Packers heading up the Mt. Whitney Trail.

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Guests on horseback heading up the Mt. Whitney Trail

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Mt. Whitney Pack Trains packers on the Mt. Whitney Trail near Trail Crest.
L to R: Ron Hoffman, Reif Kipp, Joe ?

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June 1955. Packer resting on the Mt. Whitney Trail.
Reif Kipp laying on the trail.



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Guests on horseback heading up the Mt. Whitney Trail

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Packer on the summit of Mt. Whitney


packing up
Packing up ... somewhere.

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Wendell Gill - Mt. Whitney Packer



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