Creator

John Muir

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17 Had glorious day all pure sunshine The sunset rosy. An hour before sunset or more [the] dist [distant] mtns [mountains] a vast host [second] mor [moraine] softly [etherealized] than ever Every one was blue ineffably from all angles [harshness] melted off even the snow & the grinding cascading gls [glaciers]

[beam] [divinely] fine & tender in the celestial color of amethyst sunset rosy then yellow & brown. Got back at [6] 7.15 not tired. After getting supper could climb the mtn [mountain] again & get back before sunrise. But dragging [sled] tires me.

Date Original

1890

Source

Original journal dimensions: 8.5 x 13 cm.

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MuirReel28Journal03P17.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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