• Short Summary

    Accompanied by his two daughters and his niece, Sherpa Tensing - of Mount Everest fame - arrived in Athens last night following an invitation from the Greek Alpine Club.

  • Description

    1.
    L.V. Tensing and family at the Acropolis.


    2.
    C.U. Sherpa Tensing.


    3.
    L.V. Tensing pointing.


    4.
    S.V.Int. Tensing talking to reporters.


    5.
    S.V. Tensing receiving diploma from Mr. Leondo Poulos, President of the Greek Alpine Club.


    6.
    S.C.U. Tensing showing diploma to family.


    7.
    C.U. Tensing.




    Initials A.W./P.B.



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    Background: Accompanied by his two daughters and his niece, Sherpa Tensing - of Mount Everest fame - arrived in Athens last night following an invitation from the Greek Alpine Club.

    The famous Nepalese alpinist, Sri Tensing, will be the guest of the Greeks for two days, and will spend the time visiting places of interest in the country.

    During a special press conference this morning, the Greek Alpine Club awarded Tensing with a diploma of honorary membership of their club "for his valuable services in conquering Mount Everest."

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA2UVJ6D6WUIC8DG1AHEDQD719
    Media URN:
    VLVAA2UVJ6D6WUIC8DG1AHEDQD719
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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