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" ... day before us for our adventure. The channel in a short distance became so shallow that our navigation was at an end, being merely a sheet of soft mud, with a few inches of water, and .sometimes none at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake.... "
Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ... - Page 149
by John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall - 1845 - 693 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States
...none at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake. AH this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...trail, and a very disagreeable smell in stirring up the mod, as we sank above the knee at every step. The water here was still fresh, with only an insipid...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - 1845 - 277 pages
...at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...After proceeding in this way about a mile, we came toa small black ridge on the bottom, beyond which the water became suddenly salt, beginning gradually...
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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
...none at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake. AH this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...the bed of fetid mud. After proceeding in this way .-iiiont a mile,"we came tt» a small black ridge on Ihe bottom, beyond which the water became suddenly...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Pacific States - 1846 - 186 pages
...at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...derived from the bed of fetid mud. After proceeding in tliis way about a mile, we came to a Mini! black ridge on the bottom, beyond Which the water became...
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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
...at all, forming the low- water shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...probably derived from the bed of fetid mud. After proc^eding in this way about a mile, we came to a smallblack ridge ion the bottom, beyond which the...
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Narrative of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, in the year ...

John Charles Frémont - America - 1846 - 324 pages
...at all, forming the low-water shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...disagreeable taste, probably derived from the bed of foetid mud. After proceeding in this way about a mile, \ve came to a small black ridge on the bottom,...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...none at all, forming the lowwater shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off" our clothes, and,...operation, a very curious trail, and a very disagreeable in stirring up the mud, as we sank above the knee at every step. The water here was still fresh, with...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...none at all, forming the lowwater shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and,...stirring up the mud, as we sank above the knee at 9* every step. The water here was still fresh, with only an insipid and disagreeable taste, probably...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1851 - 456 pages
...dragging the boat — making, by this operation, a very curious trail, and a very disagreeable fiincll in stirring up the mud, as we sank above the knee at fl* every step. The water here was still fresh, with only an insipid and disagreeable taste, probably...
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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
...none at all, forming the lowwater shore of the lake. All this place was absolutely covered with flocks of screaming plover. We took off our clothes, and, getting overboard, commenced dragging the boat—making, by this operation, a very curious trail, and a very disagreeable funell in stirring...
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