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Emmeline Freda DU FAUR

Also known as: Freda

Born: 16 September 1882

Died: 11 September 1935

Special Achievements:

Alpine climbing pioneer in New Zealand. There are features in New Zealand named after her (e.g., Du Faur Peak and Du Faur Glacier in Mount Cook National Park). She was the first woman to climb some of New Zealand’s major peaks.


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