Creator

John Muir

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July 17/02 near head of Copper Crk [Creek] Alt 8750 [veratrum] meadow [rue] [Columbine] [pirsturium] lily called [pardalinum]

Val. [valley] of Copp [Copper] Crk wide full of mors [moraines] avas [avalanches] ab [abundant] contorta, aspen magnifica yel p. [yellow pine]

gl [glacier] of exerted consid [considerable] influence. So also on Op [opposite] side gls [glaciers] from [fine] [amphi] with fluted sides

& from basin to S. of it distinctly influenced [trimmed] Lava Rock on E. [east] side of Cop Can [Copper Canyon] on a sheer [force] made by over flow of [ice] from Paradise gl [glacier]

Summit of Copper Crk [creek] trail to Paradise 1000 ft.

Paradise at foot of trail 6900. Head of Paradise 7100 wh [which] is [ ] densely forested Contorta, concolor & Aspen & poplar

Date Original

1902

Source

Original journal dimensions: 7.5 x 12 cm.

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MuirReel29Journal08P00ii-iii.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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