Mt Gray within a few feet same as Clrk [Clark] Saw [ridges] about Cath [Cathedral] Peak are upon N 35° E lines 2 lakes |o| [between] Clrk [Clark] & Gray 2 sm [small] 3 |o| [between] Gray & R [Red] 6 sm [small] 3 fine falls upon [ ] Merced besides cascades, [seen] from top Gray above L [Lake] Nevada Gray 11600
Alt [Altitude] meadow |o| [between] G & R [Gray & Red] 10400. Maj [Major] [amphitheater] 5 R Mtn [Red Mountain] peaks & G [Gray] with pinnacled crests Alt [Altitude] 2nd L [Lake] |o| [between] R & G [Red & Gray] 9950 connecting by row string of rich cascades Will [Willow] Spruce [ab] Dir [Direction] of R [Red] & Gr Mtn [Gray Mountain] can [cañon] S 40° W? Large mor [moraine] term [terminal] circles mouth at alt [altitude] of 9300? Strm [Stream] compelled to turn
Original journal dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
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