57 from the large yel [yellow] scales [vivid] crimson then dark red rich then each on stem begins to purple, with red in the joints, glorious views of Kaweah group & 4 gls [glaciers] & Whitney helmet Tyndal etc gray bowlders & ridges all round, white [ ] in rocks. Mature cones v [very] dark purp [purple] 3 in [inches] long, year cones 3/4 in dia [diameter] erect others droop
58 [Sketch:] [Basin] of 1st of 3 cataracts Kaweah Camp Aug 9/02  Ka [Kaweah] Pk [Peak] largest gl [glacier] gl [glacier] gl [glacier] gl [glacier] gl [glacier]
Original journal dimensions: 7.5 x 12 cm.
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