Creator

John Muir

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149 [Say], depart from us ye cursed [sketch: from above 3rd Yosemite gen [general] course]

150 Lake Nevada 1/2 m [mile] l [long] 1/4 brd [broad] Walls domed on both sides leaning walls in side cans [cañons] of N [north] side (2 Black Eagles nest there) leaning walls follow N 30 E seams these also seen in domes On S [south] side a very narrow lane Same seams have determined the course of a fine cascade on N [north] [side] The lip of this lake basin is very regularly formed being a hard dam of granite running smoothly & regularly unbroken from side to side

Date Original

1872

Source

Original journal dimensions: 7 x 15 cm.

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MuirReel23Journal08P149-150.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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