Goat - in essential features and affinities it is an antelope [2 sorts] of deer that we know of we call [them] sheep head much like that of a stag &its horns wh [white] v [very] large are like those of ram. Mtn [mountain] sheep Mackenzie heard them described by Inds [Indians] as white buffalo [sketch: Hill] [Abies] San Luis Obispo Santa Lucia mtns on the borders of Monterey Co [county]. [ ] of the fathers. Krebs Dr. Hayes June 14th 50 [Mary] 22nd 75 25 100 100 50 100 John S. Wills Washington [hotel] Mr. [Nye] Eugene Lockwood Washington Hotel [Mr. Nye San Diego] Cleveland, San Diego Blanchard friend of Morris at Santo Palo at San Buenaventura NW Spaulding Carmelo valley 9 miles above the church of [Oakland] peculiar trees
Original journal dimensions: 8.5 x 14 cm.
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