Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London: Vol. 2 - Royal Geographical Society

Title: Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London: Vol. 2

Author: Royal Geographical Society

Date: 2013-12-05

Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London: Vol. 2 - Royal Geographical Society

This is a transcribed document of the 1858–9 proceedings at the Royal Geographical Society in London. The document contains discussion and mention of Mount Everest, which was just beginning to be called such at the time. The members are also discussing its height, which at the time had yet to verified in 1859.