Creator

John Muir

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66 [sketch of crevice in rock with trees at top]

67 the surface of bot [bottom] of val [valley] is oversown with boulders, washed & spread by flood water. The up [upper] end of has a few acres of sandy flats on wh [which] are grouped pines & oaks (Chrysolepis) in most picturesque manner. A small [mirror] lake occupies the extreme head of val [valley] where the river issues from or very narrow & tortuous gorge in cascades so narrow & tortuous that the up [upper] end of val [valley] seems to be completely closed & it is impossible

Date Original

1873

Source

Original journal dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.

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MuirReel24Journal03P066-067.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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