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" I then secured it firmly in its place on the instrument, with strong glue made from a buffalo, and filled it with mercury, properly heated. A piece of skin, which had covered one of the vials, furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong... "
A Report on an Exploration of the Country Lying Between the Missouri River ... - Page 60
by John Charles Frémont, John Torrey - 1843 - 207 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain-chain are the head-waters...
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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
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head waters...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey - United States - 1840 - 278 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head waters...
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Report of the exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall, United States. Army. Corps of Engineers - America - 1845 - 693 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover wtis screwed to its place. The instrument was left some...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will -be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head waters...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - 1845 - 277 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...indications being about the same as on the other side of.the lake before it had been broken. Our success in this little incident diffused pleasure throughout...
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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont, James Hall, John Torrey - Paleontology - 1845 - 693 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...and when I reversed it, a few hours after, I had the saHsfacti^n to find it in perfect order ; its indications being about the same as on the other side...
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Narrative of the exploring expedition to the Rocky mountains: in the year ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1847 - 427 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...to dry ; and when I reversed it, a few hours after, \ had the satisfaction to find it in perfect order ; its indications being about the same as on the...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head-waters...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...furnished a good pocket, which was well secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrument was left...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head-waters...
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The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California

John Charles Frémont - America - 1852 - 456 pages
...secured with strong thread and glue, and then the brass cover was screwed to its place. The instrumen was left some time to dry ; and when I reversed it,...immediately set about our preparations for ascending the mountains. As will be seen on reference to a map, on this short mountain chain are the head-wuters...
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