July 26, 1897
Asa-Bean Ridge, Red Rock to Bill Williams Fork. (See p. 107).
- Quercus lobata = Q. Garryana (1905)., eaten off by
- Q. Kelloggii, girth = 15.5 ft at 5 ft.
- Cherry trees.
- Madrona = 11 ft at 5 ft., 45-50 ft. h.
- Pseudotsuga taxifolia 20 ft. circ. at 5 ft. Note its
- Agrimonia Eupatoria at nooning spring; petals
- Boisdulvalias at nooning spring, petals 2-cleft to
- Foot of Asa-Bean Ridge, Mt. White-Oak (Quercus
douglasii H. & A.)
- Buckeye at Forks of William's Creek. (Aesculus
- Ceanothus cuneatus & Arctos. manzanita = the
Round Valley, July 26-29, 1897.
- Quercus lobata, upper end of Round Valley, 21 ft at 5 ft.; 90 ft. high.
- Returning from Yallo Bally we stopped at Jack Foster's ranch. J.F. is a character. Lives between Bill Williams Fork & Round Valley, not far from the valley proper. We asked him why he didn't go to the Klondike: "I went to White Pine with two black mules and _300.00 in my pocket and I came home with my fingers in my ass and my blankets on my back and cussing every step of the way"! See p. 108.
Round Valley to Poonkinney [?], Eel River Bridge and Laytonville, July 29.
[-- Eel River Bridge, Vancouveria Rosa gymnocarpa, Campanula pren., Tan Oak, Hazel.] --
This note is open to suspicion as to locality, having been copied from original slip.