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Mount Everest Expedition 1953
Hillary on Pumori
Edmund Hillary in mountaineering heaven, high on a ridge of Pumori. Together Hillary and his great hero Eric Shipton scouted a new route up Everest and, from here, looked across the Khumbu Valley to the West Face of Nuptse.
Photo: Unknown, 1951