Creator

John Muir

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with heat (in “59”)

said to be so hot could not camp on it

waterspout 3 women 4 chil [children] killed & horses

clds [clouds] like flock sheep pass over lake twisted like rope

Mono began to die in 62 began 58, discovered Corde Norste discovered

[mins] [Minarets] still here

Hieroglyphics on stage road lol [between] Benton fish slough 3 ms [miles]

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Lava for several hund [hundred] feet—on wall & on loose fallen blocks large characters other localities also

Pah Utes wish to know their meaning & ask if they are White mans speak

Big Medicine Man come & kill of [off] Whites for Whites now are pretty scarce.

The earthquake consider [considered] as signs of coming of

Date Original

1873

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Original journal dimensions: 8 x 12 cm.

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MuirReel24Journal03P148-149.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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