Creator

John Muir

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Alt [Altitude] Vert [vertical] faced [rock] next above [ ] rocks 7000 Alt [Altitude] Glacial Gap W [west] 6575 Slope valleyward of 25º [degrees] for consid [considerable] dist [distance] Pohono ward 5º [degrees] [sketch] Direction vert [vertical] faced rock [same plane] [as] Sent [Sentinel] & in line with E [east] side Mt Wat [Watkins] cañon Top main [gap] E [east] Cath [Cathedral] Rock mor [moraine] covered W [West] side Pohono Can [Cañon] hard rubbed & bare E [east] mor [moraine] covered when not [too] steep & rough [walled]

lol [between] main gap & that [back] of Cath [Cathedral] Spires a rounded back ridge projects [into] Poho Can [Pohono Cañon] thus [sketch: stream; N 50 W; Ridge mor [moraine] covered & medial; [Ice]; S 40 W]

Date Original

1872

Source

Original journal dimensions: 7 x 11 cm.

Resource Identifier

MuirReel23Journal07P82-83.tif

Publisher

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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