Creator

John Muir

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{ Sketch: 100 ft high Telegraph Creek. } 68 Fort Wrangell 72 Abandoned 75 Reoccupied 77 Finally abandoned Loyal 50 permanent residents in Wrangell 250 winter here. 100 Chinese winter here. 600 May and June pass to mining. 300 whites go up on ice in February 100 Chinamen go up on ice in February 800 Chinamen May and June. All return towards end of October. 2/3 from Victoria. Mines discovered in 1874. Deese River and [ ] Co. same year.

Date Original

1879

Source

Original journal dimensions: 8.5 x 13.5 cm.

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MuirReel25Journal08P62.tif

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library

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Keywords

John Muir, journals, drawings, writings, travel, journaling, naturalist

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