Creator

John Muir

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bridge above the waters. About 9:30 we noticed a rare effect just beneath the sun – a faint, black, indefinite bar, cloudlike. Extended along the horizon, and immediately beyond this dark bar, there was a strip of bright, keenly defined colors like a showy spectrum, containing nearly all the colors of the rainbow.

Date Original

1881

Source

Original journal dimensions: 11.5 x 21 cm.

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MuirReel27Journal02P047A.tif

Publisher

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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