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" ... distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although the day was very calm, there was a considerable swell on the lake ; and there were white patches of foam on the surface, which were slowly moving to the southward, indicating the set of a current... "
The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: to ... - Page 202
by John Charles Frémont - 1853 - 456 pages
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River Valley - 1870 - 775 pages
...batteau of gum-cloth distended with air, and with pasted teams. Although the day was very calm, there wns a considerable swell on the lake ; and there were...slowly moving to the southward, indicating the set of u current in that direction, and recalling the recollection of the whirlpool stories. The water continued...
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Stories of Discovery Told by Discovers...

E. E. Hale - 1882 - 290 pages
...paddles, we were very gay; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum-cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams....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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Stories of discovery: told by discoverers

Edward Everett Hale - Discoveries in geography - 1883 - 290 pages
...paddles, we were very gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum-cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams....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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The Daring Adventures of Kit Carson and Frémont, Among Buffaloes, Grizzlies ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1885 - 493 pages
...Bear River valley. So long as we Ciould touch the bottom with our paddles, we were very gay ; 1 i\t gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still...that direction, and recalling the recollection of ths whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced — the lake becoming almost transparently...
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A library of American literature...

Stedman, Edmund C. and Hutchinson Ellen M. - 1889
...paddles, we were very gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum-cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams....whirlpool stories. The water continued to deepen as we advanced; the lake becoming almost transparently clear, of an extremely beautiful brightgreen color;...
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The Life of Kit Carson: Hunter, Trapper, Guide, Indian Agent, and Colonel U.S.A.

Edward Sylvester Ellis - Frontier and pioneer life - 1889 - 258 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...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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Makers of American history: The Lewis & Clark exploring expedition, 1804-'06

Graeme Mercer Adam, Charles Wentworth Upham - History - 1905 - 361 pages
...very gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although...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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The Lewis & Clark Exploring Expedition: 1804-'06

Graeme Mercer Adam, John Charles Frémont, Charles Wentworth Upham - Lewis and Clark Expedition - 1904 - 365 pages
...very gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail bateau of gum cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although...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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PRAIRIE AND ROCKY MOUNTAIN ADVENTURES, OR, LIFE IN THE WEST.

JOHN C. VAN TRAMP. - 1870
...gay ; but gradually, as the water deepened, we became more still in our frail batteau of guni-cloth distended with air, and with pasted seams. Although...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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Niles' Weekly Register, Volume 69

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1845
...balleau of gum clolli dislented with air and pasted seams. Although the day was very calm there was u considerable swell on the lake; and there were white patches of foam on the surface, and Basil Lajeunesse, had been selected for the boal ] which were slowly moving lo Ihe southward, iridiexpedition...
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