John Muir


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3After leaving the President I made haste to Boston where I joined my companion Prof. Sargent. Thence we went to London - Paris, the principal gardens & parks of Holland, Berlin, etc Thence to St [Petersberg?] & Moscow, thence to the Crimea, along the Black Sea to Batoum, thence to Tiflis, through the Caucasus by the Darial Pass, & back to Moscow. - across Siberia, through Manchuria etc studying the forests & rocks. From Vladivostok to Japan visiting Corea by the way, thence to Shanghai, Here I left my companions & set out alone on the principal part of my trip, going thence to Hong Kong, Singapore Rangoon & Calcutta, & up into the highest part of the Himalaya - Kinchinjunga Mt Everest etc, at Darjeeling, Thence back to Calcutta & on through the main cities - Benares, Lu[illegible], Cawnpore, Agra, Delhi & up the Himalaya again at Simla


Martinez, Calif.

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1904-06-16 00:00


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Reel 14, Image 0248

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