Creator

John Muir

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out of driftwood, partly hewn and framed roughly and raised a foot or so above the ground, and heavily covered with wood in the rough. In this box one may find a bone or skull, and the rest carried away or eaten. Long posts sometimes set at the end of the boxes. As they leaned here and there they made a strange confused appearance. The wood all lichen-covered and wasting. Got back to vessel at 10 A.M. and proceeded, homeward bound. Sep. 14th. Fine sunful day. Temp. 49. Passed Cape Prince of Wales at 3 P.M. E[ast] Cape, Diomedes,

Date Original

1881

Source

Original journal dimensions: 11.5 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier

MuirReel27Journal02P105A.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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