Summit from 25,000 ft. camp on Mt. Everest
Summit of Mount Everest from 26,985 ft. The highest point reached by Somervell and Norton on the first climb. They had a small flask of brandy with them, which they drank to give them the impetus to descend.
Photographer: T.H. Somervell
Event: Mount Everest Expedition 1922
Date: 21st May 1922