Du Faur, Emmeline Freda, 1882-1935

Mountaineer. The first woman to climb Mount Cook on 3 Dec 1910 and completed the first grand traverse of all three peaks of Mt Cook on 3 Jan 1913. See `The Dictionary of New Zealand Biography', Volume 3, p 142; The Book of New Zealand women edited by Charlotte Macdonald et al and `Between heaven and earth' by Sally Irwin (White Crane Press, 2000).

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Date: [Between 1914 and 1937] From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-o-406 Description: Photographs taken by John Dobree Pascoe and others, in the Southern Alps, particularly Canterbury region. They include groups of mountaineers; views of mount...
From: Bridget Williams Books : Papers relating to Book of New Zealand Women/Ko Kui Ma Te Kaupapa Ref: 92-130-03 Description: Contains research notes and drafts for entries in Book of New Zealand women Quantity: 1 box(es).
Date: [Circa 1890s-1930s] From: Kennedy, William Alexander, 1865-1950 :Photographs of the Southern Alps area By: Fitzgerald, Edward Arthur, 1871-1931; Kinsey, Joseph James (Sir), 1852-1936; Lippe, Jack N, active 1914; Marsden, (Miss), active 1900s; Pascoe, Dorothy Gladys, 1917-2014; Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972; Sanders, R, active 1910s?; Sun Newspapers Ltd; Sutton-Turner, Arthur Seymour, 1879?-1957 Ref: PAColl-0959-36 Description: Alpine views in the South Island, taken by various identified and unidentified photographers. Those named include Miss Marsden (no. 33), E.A. Fitzgerald, J....
Miss Freda du Faur with Alec and Peter Graham
Date: ca 1912 From: Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-o-406-021-4 Description: Freda du Faur and the two guides, Alexander and Peter Graham with whom she climed Mount Cook on the third of December, 1910. Photographed by an unknown phot...
Gore, Ross Digby, 1904-1981 :A woman conquers Mt. Cook. [ca 1957].
Date: 1910 - 1956 - 1957 From: Gore, Ross Digby, 1904-1981 :It happened in New Zealand. [208 original drawings. Late 1940s and early 1950s]. Ref: B-140-001 Description: Six-panelled account of Freda du Faur's conquest of Mount Cook in 1910, with the guides Alex and Peter Graham. Shows the disfavour in which her actions were ...
Emmeline Freda Du Faur with Alec and Peter Graham
Date: [ca 1910] From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection Ref: MNZ-1296-1/2-F Description: Emmeline Freda Du Faur with mountaineering guides Alec Graham (left) and Peter Graham. Photograph probably taken in 1910. Du Faur was the first woman to cli...