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" Around us, the whole scene had one main, striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge was split into chasms and fissures ; between which rose the thin lofty walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. "
A Report on an Exploration of the Country Lying Between the Missouri River ... - Page 67
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
...and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some oí the springs of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scone had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...
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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
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. According to the barometer, the little crest of the wall on which we stood was three thousand five...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter

1846
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers ; and at the southern extremity of the ridge the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns." EDUCATION. SUNDAY-SCHOOL ADDRESSES.s I. As to the MATTER. What ought a Sunday-school address to be...
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Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ...

John Charles Frémont - Pacific States - 1846 - 186 pages
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers; and at the southern extremity of the ridge. the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...the whole scene had one main striking feature, which wu that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge was split into chasms and fissures...
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Curiosities [afterw.] Romance of modern travel

1847
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers ; and at the southern extremity of the ridge the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. . . . Having made what observations our means afforded, we proceeded to descend. We had accomplished...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

Geology - 1847
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers ; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible among which were some of...or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had one prevailing feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge was split...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers ; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. According to the barometer, the little crest of the wall on which we stood was three thousand five...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivers ; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. According to the barometer, the little crest of the wall on which we stood was three thousand five...
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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
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia rivr-rs; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had 1 one main, striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge...
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Historical Collections of the Great West: Containing Narratives ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - Mississippi River Valley - 1855 - 448 pages
...were the sources of the Missouri and Columbia Rivers; and at the southern extremity of the ridge, the peaks were plainly visible, among which were some...to its length, the ridge was split into chasms and figures ; between which rose the thin, lofty walls, terminating with slender minarets and columns....
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