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" The barometer stood at 18.293, the attached thermometer at 44°; giving for the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of • that insect. "
Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ... - Page 70
by John Charles Frémont, John Torrey, James Hall - 1845 - 693 pages
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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...of a French officer still farther to the north, and Col. * The encounter of Col. Fremont with this solitary pioneer of human civilization upon the summit...
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The Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: To ...

John Charles Frémont - California - 1856 - 456 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...Mackenzie of the mountains where he crossed them, whh that of a French officer still farther to the north, and Colonel Long's measurements to the south,...
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MEMOIR OF THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES

JOHN CHARLES FREMONT - 1856
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called- the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...description given by Mackenzie of the mountains where he crossed'them, with that of a French officer still farther to the north, and Col. * The encounter of...
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The Life, Explorations, and Public Services of John Charles Fremont

Charles Wentworth Upham - 1856 - 115 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that insect On one side we overlooked innumerable lakes and streams, the spring of the Colorado of the Gulf of...
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River - 1858 - 640 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...it is presumed that this is the highest peak of the Rockj Mountains. The day was sunny and bright, but a slight shining mist hung over the lower plains,...
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The life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane: and of other distinguished American ...

Samuel Mosheim Smucker - Explorers - 1859 - 406 pages
...thirteen thousand five hundred and seventy feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...the opinion of the oldest traders of the country, it ia presumed that this is the highest peak of the Rocky Mountains. The day was sunny and bright, but...
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West. To which Will ...

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River Valley - 1866 - 649 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...the north, and Colonel Long's measurements to the sonth, joined to the opinion of the oldest traders of the country, it is presumed that this is the...
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Prairie and Rocky Mountain Adventures: Or, Life in the West. To which is ...

John C. Van Tramp - Mississippi River Valley - 1867 - 763 pages
...of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of tin bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that...French officer still farther to the north, and Colonel Long': measurements to the south, joined to the opinion of the oldest traders of the country, it is...
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From Ohio to the Rocky Mountains: Editorial Correspondence of the Dayton ...

William Denison Bickham - West (U.S.) - 1879 - 178 pages
...thirteen thousand five hundred and seventy feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known...the description given by Mackenzie of the mountains when he crossed them, with that of a French officer still to the north, and Col. Long's measurements...
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The Daring Adventures of Kit Carson and Fremont, Among Buffaloes, Grizzlies ...

America - 1885 - 493 pages
...the elevation of this summit 13,570 feet above the Gulf of Mexico, which may be called the highest flight of the bee. It is certainly the highest known flight of that inseui. From the description given by Mackenzie of the mountains where he crossed them, with that of...
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