Creator

John Muir

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Ripple marks on sand, Tuol River Aug 1/01

[Sketch: wavy lines ]

N Cathedrals front & lake

Cleavage joints v interesting on Cathedral ridge above the 2 lakes

Large hemlocks 5 ft dia rough red bark many burned

Large Albicaulis 4 ft 2 dia 60 high – bark brown purp small scales scarce dis-tinguishable from contorta ______________

Aug 4 Fine trip to dome top 4 ms from camp in middle of Dome Dam 600 ft h ? or 500 rainy grand effect clds on mtns. Boulders on top protecting surface little denudation as yet 2 [ ] much still polished crystals quartze & feldspar make up mass of rock many potholes – few trees – contorta dwarfed grand view over Tuol domed region up Coness val, head of Tuol Can etc

Date Original

1901

Source

Original journal dimensions: 8.5 x 14.5 cm.

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MuirReel29Journal06P18-19.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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