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Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 ... - Page 154
by John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall, United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - 1845 - 693 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island ; and...row of pelicans ranged on the beach, were only low clins whitened with salt by the spray of tUe waves ; and about noon we reached the shore, the transparency...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Pacific States - 1846 - 186 pages
...seemed to approach our island, Imt gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island ; and...considerable depth. It was a handsome broad beach where w« landed, behind which the hill, into which the island was gathered, rose somewhat abruptly ; and...
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The Union magazine

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1846
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island ; and...noon we reached the shore, the transparency of the waters enabling us to see the bottom at a considerable depth. It was a handsome broad beach where we...
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Narrative of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the year ...

John Charles Frémont - America - 1846 - 324 pages
...approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel into the snioother water under the lee of the island ; and began to discover...the beach, were only low cliffs whitened with salt hy the spray of the waves ; and about noon we reached the shore, the transparency of the water enabling...
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The Friend, ed. by R. Smith, Vol. [1st and 2nd eds. of vol.1. The 1st ed. of ...

Robert Smith - 1846
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel into the smoother water under the lee of the island, and...row of pelicans ranged on the beach, were only low clifis whitened with salt by the spray of the waves ; and about noon we reached the shore, the transparency...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island, and...was a handsome broad beach where we landed, behind »vhich the hill, into which the island was gathered, rose somewhat abruptly ; and a point of rock...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island, and...was a handsome broad beach where we landed, behind vvhich the hill, into which the island was gathered, rose somewhat abruptly ; and a point of rock at...
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Historical Collections of the Great West: Containing Narratives ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - Mississippi River Valley - 1855 - 448 pages
...of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lea of the island for which we were steering; and began to discover that what we took for a long...cliffs whitened with salt by the spray of the waves." peak, eight hundred feet above the lake. " Standing on the summit," say« Fremont, " we enjoyed an...
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THE LIFE OF COL. JOHN CHARLES FREMONT, AND HIS NARRATIVE OF EXPLORATIONS AND ...

SAMUEL M. SMUCKER - 1856
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island, and...was a handsome broad beach where we landed, behind >vhich the hill, into which the island was gathered, rose somewhat abruptly ; and a point of rock at...
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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under the lee of the island ; and...enabling us to see the bottom at a considerable depth. tt It was a handsome broad beach where we landed, behind which the hill, into which the island was...
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