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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ... - Page 88
by John Charles Frémont - 1846 - 186 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long lime we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...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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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall - America - 1845 - 693 pages
...а long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougber sea of the open channel, into the smoother water under...beach, were only low cliffs whitened with salt by the epray oí the waves ; and about noon we reached the shore, the transparency of the water enabling us...
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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall - Astronomy - 1845 - 583 pages
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...island ; and began to discover that what we took for a Iftng row of pelicans ranged on the beach, were only low cliffs whitened with salt by the spray of...
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The Union magazine

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1846
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...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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The Friend, ed. by R. Smith, Vol. [1st and 2nd eds. of vol.1. The 1st ed. of ...

Robert Smith - 1846
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long lime we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...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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Historical Collections of the Great West: Containing Narratives ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - Mississippi River Valley - 1855 - 448 pages
...waves that were beginning to break under the force of a strong breeze that was coming up the lake. Gradually we worked across the rougher sea 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 row...
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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...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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The Life of Col. John Charles Fremont: And His Narrative of Explorations and ...

John Charles Frémont, Samuel Mosheim Smucker - West (U.S.) - 1856 - 493 pages
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...spray of the waves; and about noon we reached the ehore, the transparency of the water enabling us to see the bottom at a considerable depth. It was...
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Memoir of the life and public services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...with salt by the spray of the waves ; and about noon w% reached the shore, the transparency of the water enabling us to see the bottom at a considerable...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - California - 1856 - 456 pages
...keep in a sufficient quantity of air. For a long time we scarcely seemed to approach our island, but gradually we worked across the rougher sea of the...low cliffs whitened with salt by the spray of the wares ; and about noon we reached the shore, the transparency of the water enabling us to see the bottom...
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