John Muir


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22 The whole S. [south] wall of Yo was covered [back] [at] dist from [bank] 5 ms with short [tribs] forming [imposing] range of [wombs] & sharply sculptured peaks wh presented the walls proper [from] Being so as those of Merced Yo the S wall to trib greatest side is about 3000 ft. Gl [ ] E of [Sphinx] just at head S wall K R Yo [Kings River Yosemite] Height of Sentinel K R Yo 3300ft. “ “ [Height of] High [point] jagged just E of N D [North Dome] 4860 Trib E of N D rises in small gl lake [dist] of 10400 ft. [fern] woody val [springs] [sentinel] [ ] Mt pine [37]

38 Spint 3800 ft [sketch] Upper end of S wall op [opposite] S Dome in angle Trout creek comes in lol [between] wash [ ] & N Dome the last main but on N Oct. 25th black oaks yel & poplars [21]

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