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" The barometer stood at 18.293, the attached thermometer at 44°; giving for the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of • that insect. "
Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ... - Page 70
by John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall - 1845 - 693 pages
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A Report on an Exploration of the Country Lying Between the Missouri River ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey - Botany - 1843 - 207 pages
...feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly (he highest known flight of that insect. From the description...crossed them, with that of a French •officer still further to the north, and Colonel Long's measurements to the south, joined to the opinion of the oldest...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1846 - 305 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the heighest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...it is presumed that this is the highest peak of the Roeky mountains. The day was sunny and bright, but a slight shining mist hung over the lower plains,...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Pacific States - 1846 - 186 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that insect. Prom the description given by Mackenzie of the mountains where he crossed them, with that of a French...
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Merry's Museum, Volumes 11-12

New York (N.Y.) - 1846
...the elevation of this summit, 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that insect. * * * * " Having now made what observations our means afforded, we proceeded to descend. We had accomplished...
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Curiosities [afterw.] Romance of modern travel

1847
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...crossed them, with that of a French officer still further to the north, and Colonel Long's measurements to the south, joined to the opinion of the oldest...
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New York Municipal Gazette (New York, N.Y.), Issues 41-48

Ebenezer Meriam - Finance - 1847
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that insect." — Capt. Fremont's Tour, page 69. Publithed by order of the Congress of the United States. Tkii act,...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - California - 1850 - 456 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...the oldest traders of the country, it is presumed thai this is the highest peak of the Rocky mountains. The day was sunny and bright, but a slight shining...
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The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: to ...

John Charles Frémont - Gold mines and mining - 1853 - 456 pages
...made us let him contmue his . the Gulf of Mexico,Ahich may be called the highest flight of the beeji It is certainly the highest known flight of that insect....oldest traders of the country, it is presumed that this fe the highest peak of the Rocky mountains. The day was sunny and bright, but » slight shining mist...
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The life of Col. John Charles Fremont: and his narrative of explorations and ...

John Charles Frémont, Samuel Mosheim Smucker - America - 1856 - 493 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...officer still farther to the north, and Colonel Long's measuremcnts to the south, joined to the opinion of the oldest traders of the country, it is presumed...
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Memoir of the life and public services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...of a French officer still farther to the north, and Col. * The encounter of Col. Fremont with this solitary pioneer of human civilization upon the summit...
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