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Man Against Mount Everest
Description: An attempt to climb Mt Everest from the south in 1952 by a Swiss team

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Clip #: TFA-21D
Length: 8:39
Year: 1954
Color: B/W
Sound: Sound
Library: TFA Network
Decade: 1950s
Region: Asia
Country: Nepal
Subject: Mountain Climbing
Original: 16mm
Katmandu, Nepal, Hindu gods, men with climbing equipment, supplies by airplane, porters with packs, trek through mountains, temporary camp with natives, cooking on open fire, man in sunglasses eating, paying the porters, Sherpas, tents, base camp, snow and wind, mountain climbers with boots with spikes, crevasse, hauling supplies and men across rope, Lhotse face, man with small telescope, South Col, oxygen bottles, pressure gauge, monsoon winds, final assault, cu boot with spikes,

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