Creator

John Muir

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Corsica Mouflon, small, long hair on neck. Ovis musimon baas like dom sheep. Ovis tragalaphus - large comparatively straight horns, long hair on throat, about size of Montana seen at Rotterdam. Also a more complete collection of the Genus in Amsterdam, including the O. Musimon, also several species of goat, the chamois and Cape Antelopes, Gnu, Zebras, Camel leopard (Camelopard), Elephants, Camels, birds, reptiles, all well cared for and mostly healthy looking. Said to be one of the finest in world. Birds in huge cages including trees. A pair of hippopotamuses attracted much attention, all

Date Original

1903

Source

Original journal dimensions: 9.5 x 16 cm.

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MuirReel29Journal09P01.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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