Alder right bank Ten Crk [Tenaya Creek] 1/2 m [mile] above M [Mirror] Lake healthy 10 ft 3 in cir [circumference] 3 ft ab [above] base Old Stumpy near larger 14 [ft] - 2 in cir [circumference] tall pine [yellow] ab [above] Mirror L [Lake] 134 ft high Very fine grove of [lilac] at up [upper] end of upper meadow [sketch: Stream; Willows, large alders; big pine; Stream over sand sweeping fast but not hastily over gray sand; Hieracium; Spiranthes; solidagos; Libocedrus; Oak poplar alder]
When the blue air rises [ ] in unseen billows Mont [sketches]
Original journal dimensions: 10 x 16.5 cm.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library
John Muir, journals, drawings, writings, travel, journaling, naturalist