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" ... from our position, seemed to enclose it almost entirely. At the western end it communicated with the line of basins we had left a few days since ; and on the opposite side it swept a ridge of snowy mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position... "
A History of the State of Nevada: Its Resources and People - Page 123
edited by - 1904 - 760 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents ..., Volume 4, Part 2

United States
...believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant with descriptions of ils low rushy shores and open country, that we concluded...body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, wo saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont, John Torrey - Astronomy - 1845 - 583 pages
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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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
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont - America - 1845 - 693 pages
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant with descriptions of its low rushy1 shores and open country, that we concluded it some unknown body of water ; which it afterwards...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

Geology - 1847
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. " On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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Oregon and California: The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains ...

John Charles Frémont - United States - 1849 - 456 pages
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...unknown body of water, which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - Discoveries in geography - 1850 - 456 pages
...mountains, the foot of the great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...unknown body of water, which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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Life, explorations and public services of John Charles Fremont

Charles Wentworth Upham - Explorers - 1856 - 348 pages
...mountains, the foot of the Great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's Lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. " Towards evening the snow began to fall heavily, and the country had a wintry appearance. " The next...
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The Life of Col. John Charles Fremont: And His Narrative of Explorations and ...

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - America - 1856 - 493 pages
...great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's lake, but the rugged mounlains were so entirely discordant with descriptions of its...unknown body of water, which it afterwards proved to be. On our road down, the next day, we saw herds of mountain sheep, and encamped on a little stream at...
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LIFEEXPLORATION AND PUBLIC SERVICES

CHARLES WENTWORTH UPHAM - 1856
...mountains, the foot of the Great Sierra. Its position at first inclined us to believe it Mary's Lake, but the rugged mountains were so entirely discordant...with descriptions of its low rushy shores and open countiy, that we concluded it some unknown body of water ; which it afterwards proved to be. " Towards...
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