116th Annual Conference - Bellingham, Washington
Friday, November 9 - Sunday, November 11, 2018

To the Mountaintop: A Social History of Mountaineering (Western Libraries Exhibit)

Session Chair: 
Michael Taylor, Western Washington University
Time: 
Session 2: Friday 3:20 pm – 4:50 pm
Location: 
Wilson Library Special Collections (6th Floor)

Presenters/Papers:

  1. Michael Taylor, Western Washington University
    Curated by Special Collections Librarian Michael Taylor and located in Special Collections on the sixth floor of Wilson Library, "To the Mountaintop: A Social History of Mountaineering" is a self-guided exhibit featuring historical materials that explore the complex relationship between humans’ love of high altitudes and issues of gender, race, and class. The exhibit features rare books, historical photographs, and manuscript materials from Western Libraries’ division of Heritage Resources. The exhibit is free and open to public.
Session Cancelled: 
No