Creator

John Muir

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The lower portion of val [valley] even when wide is filled with heaps & outspred [outspread] beds of washed boulders

Fremont pine in val [valley] common

Gl [Glacier] polish on walls in many places at falls S [South] side & lower

The S [South] wall from Fall to up [upper] end of val [valley] is very picturesque. More so than any portion of Yo Sem [Yosemite] wall of equal extent. Gothic pks [peaks] well developed, Tis [Tissiack] v [very] impressive

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& same as Yo [Yosemite] in gen [general] form has copper stains green

[Another]

[sketch:] mirror Lake

Another Tis [Tissiack] higher when large N [North] trib [tributary] comes in equivalent to Tenaya Fork a mag [magnificent] rock

The view up this N [North] Fork from trail is very fine exactly like Tenaya

Date Original

1873

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Original journal dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.

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MuirReel24Journal03P104-105.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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