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Image number: S0001063

Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary drink tea in the Western Cwm

Artist / photographer: George Band
Date: 30 May 1953
Caption: Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary drink a celebratory cup of tea at Camp IV in the Western Cwm after their successful ascent of Mount Everest. George Band, 30 May 1953.

Country: Nepal

Persons shown: Tenzing Norgay, Edmund Hillary

World region: Asia
Event: Mount Everest Expedition 1953
Event category: Everest
Theme category: Travel & Exploration

Image type: Photograph

Keywords: reportage, portrait, achieve, brave, inspiring, proud, relaxed, rugged, serious, success, 20th century, yesterday, Hero, Famous, Icon, friends, partner, team, climbing, explorer, mountaineers, sherpa, NEW ZEALAND, ICE, Everest, landmark, ascend, conquer,
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