Contents and Arrangement

Photographs of J.M. Thorington on Ski Slope and Mountain Tops, undated

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information



Collection History

Processing Information

Folder inventory prepared by Fadzilah Yahaya GS in 2011.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Photographs of J.M. Thorington on Ski Slope and Mountain Tops; J. Monroe Thorington Collection, WC005, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Publications: A Climber's Guide to the Rocky Mountains of Canada (New York: The Knickerbocker Press, 1921), The Glittering Mountains of Canada (Philadelphia: J. W. Lea, 1925), Mont Blanc Sideshow (Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Co., 1934)--all by Thorington--and Where the Clouds Can Go (New York: The American Alpine Club, 1935) by Conrad Kain, edited by Thorington.

Alpine Club (London, England)
Alpine Club of Canada
American Alpine Club
Thompson family
Kain, Conrad
Smith, Albert, 1816-1869