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Finding Aid for the Collection of Material on Roof Climbing Around Cambridge University, ca. 1900-1986
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Box 1, Folder 1

Wall and roof climbing by author of The roof-climber's guide to Trinity. Eton College: Spottiswoode and Company Limited. 1903.

Physical Description: (Photocopy).
Box 1, Folder 2

Climbing in Cambridge in Oxford and Cambridge mountaineering. 1921.

Physical Description: pp.84-89 (Photocopy).
Box 1, Folder 3

A novel climb in Cambridge by Nocturne. n.d.

Physical Description: (Photocopy).
Box 1, Folder 4

Alpine sports in Cambridge. 5 parts in successive issues of The Cambridge review. April 25-May 24, 1924.

Physical Description: 2 copies (Photocopy).
Box 1, Folder 5

Correspondence about roof climbing. 1928, 1957, 1976 & 1982.

Box 1, Folder 6

Roof climber's guide to Trinity [by Geoffrey Winthrop Young]. Cambridge: W.P. Spaulding. 1900(?).

Physical Description: (Photocopy).
Box 1, Folder 7

The roof climber's guide to St. John's. Cambridge: Metcalfe and Company. 1921.

Box 1, Folder 8

Newspaper clipping on King's College Chapel climb and magazine clipping on climbing in Yosemite. June 8, 1965 & September 1986.

Box 1, Folder 9

Correspondence between Robert Yost and Jack Longland. 1986.

Box 1, Folder 10

Correspondence between Robert Yost and others. 1985-1986.

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re roof climbing in Cambridge.
Box 1, Folder 11

Obituaries for George Winthrop Young. n.d.

Box 1, Folder 12

The night climbers of Cambridge by Whipplesnaith [Noel Howard Symington?]. London: Chatto and Windus. 1937.

Box 1, Folder 13

Cambridge nightclimbing by Hederatus. London: Chatto & Windus. 1970.