Mount Everest Expedition 1953
Above, left: Tenzing Norgay on the summit of Mount Everest at 11.30 a.m. Tenzing waves his ice-axe bearing the flags of Great Britain, Nepal, the United Nations, and India.
Photo: Edmund Hillary, May 29, 1953
Above, right: View from the summit southward showing Lhotse II, Lhotse I, and the Hongu Glacier.
Photo: Edmund Hillary, 1953