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The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: to ... - Page 202
by John Charles Frémont - 1853 - 456 pages
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail batteau of gum-cloth distended with uir, and with pasted seams. Although the day was very calm,...whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced — the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful bright-green color...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - California - 1850 - 456 pages
...curious trail, and a very disagreeable Niiell in stirring up the mud, as we sank above the knee at every step. The water here was still fresh, with only...whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced — the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful bright-green color...
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Historical Collections of the Great West: Containing Narratives ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - Mississippi River Valley - 1855 - 448 pages
...narrow boundary, we sprang on board, and, at length, were afloat upon the waters of the unknown sea. Although the day was very calm, there was a considerable...the lake ; and there were white patches of foam on die surface, which were slowly moving to the southward, indicating the set of a current in that direction,...
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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
...disagreeable taste, probably derived from the bed ot fetid mud. After proceeding in this way about a mile, wo came to a small black ridge on the bottom, beyond...whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced — the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful bright-green color...
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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pa*ted seams. Although the day was very calm, there was a...whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced ; the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful bright-green color...
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Life, explorations and public services of John Charles Fremont

Charles Wentworth Upham - Explorers - 1856 - 348 pages
...gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail batteau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although...set of a current in that direction, and recalling th« recollection of the whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced ; the lake...
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Life, Explorations and Public Services of John Charles Fremont

Charles Wentworth Upham - Explorers - 1856 - 348 pages
...gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our fruil batteau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although...the lake ; and there were white patches of foam on tho surface, which were slowly moving to the southward, indicating the set of a current in that direction,...
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MEMOIR OF THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES

JOHN CHARLES FREMONT - 1856
...still in our frail bateau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although the day*was very calm, there was a considerable swell on the lake;...surface, which were slowly moving to the southward, in^i eating the set of a current in that direction, and recalling the recollection of the whirlpool...
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Historical Collections of the Great West: ... Individual ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - 1856
...length, were afloat upon the waters of the unknown sea. Although the day was very calm, there was * considerable swell on the lake ; and there were white patches of foam on the gurface, which were slowly moving to the southward, indicating the set of a current in that direction,...
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Historical collections of the Great West: containing narratives of the most ...

Henry Howe - California - 1857 - 138 pages
...narrow boundary, we sprang on board, and, at length, were afloat upon the waters of the unknown sea. Although the day was very calm, there was a considerable...whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced ; the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful, bright green color;...
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