[sketch] Top of No 4 in line with others Alt [Altitude] divide between R & Blk mtn [Red & Black mountain] can [cañon] & [trib] of Nevada  ft Alt [Altitude] of 2nd Lake R & B [Red & Black] 10750. Morained on E & S [east & south] [sketch: Island; Shape of up [upper] [Basin]] Island [with] few patch [pine] [shared] with daises [daisies] on N [north] side warm [ ] peaks & [then] crests of Red Mtn [Mountain] on N [north]. S [south] glaciers & [moraines] nearly plantless W [west] rounded [barriers] which [form] [lip] of lake 20 or 30 ft h [high] a [row] of angular blocks on top left by ice Clrk [Clark] duck Chip [Chipmunk] Crow brown sparrow 1st lake 400 yds circumference
Original journal dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
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