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Anderson, Catherine Joy green Russell and Katherine Spainhower - Lone Pine new
Anonymous (various sources) green Mt. Whitney Pack Trains Packers 1946 - 1972
green Roster of High Sierra Packers of 1952
Eastern Brook Trout
John Muir
Golden Trout
Rainbow Trout
Brown Trout
Lahontan Cutthroat Trout
green Sierra or Sierras?
Armstrong, Wayne P. green Why Owens Lake is Red
Armstrong, Larry & Ray Emerson green Little Lake Hotel - 1860 - 1977 new
Baker, Cindy green Of Mines and Mules: A History of Daggett new
Bates, Ted green Five Weeks in the High Sierras
Beebe, Elizabeth green Again Darwin Rises
Board of Public Service Commissioners green Railroad through desert built by the Southern Pacific Railroad new
Bosak, Jon green Andrew A. Forbes - Photographs of the Owens Valley Paiute
Brower, David R. green Are Mules Necessary?
green 1952 Sierra High Trip
Brown, Henry M. green The 1903 Sierra Club Outing
green Camp Lewis
green Sheep in the Mountains
green The Heyday of Packing
green Women in the Mountains
green Bruce Morgan - Mt. Whitney Pack Trains
green The Environmental Movement
Packing in the Sierra
green The Rise of Ronald Regan
Brown, Mora M. green Meet - Chalfant of Inyo
Carrasco, Elizabeth green The Aqueduct new
Chalfant, Walter A. green The High Sierra: the Journey Ends
Chalfant, Walter A. green Engineer Killed in Train Wreck
Clement, Genevieve Arcularius green The Arcularius Family new
Colby, William E. green John Muir Trail Construction
The Story of the Sierra Club
Cowan, Ernie green New Life on Ghost Mountain
Cuppett, Annis M. green Cerro Gordo
green Darwin, California ... and the People Who Built It
Dawson, B. C. green The Olivas Family new
Dietrich, Ardath green Seen from a Saddle
Dixon, John Glanville green The Valley of Broken Hearts new
Dixon, John Wardle green Treasures of Owens Valley
Drew, Elodie Meysan green Felix Phiip Meysan new
The Meysan Family new
Eveleth, Rose green This Pink Snow is not What You Think it is
Florin, Lambert green Cerro Gordo, California
Darwin, California
Fortman, E. J. green Golden Trout Season Opens July 1; Lures Sport Lovers From Far and Near
Frazer, Jennifer green Wonderful Things: Don't Eat the Pink Snow
Gilbert, Helen green High Camp at Hilton Lakes
Gilliam, Harold green The Old Man of the Mountains
Gleichman, Joan green Sierra Siesta for a Slim Princess
Greenawalt, Robert O. green We Hiked the Inyo Bucket Brigade
Grizzle, Charles R. green Mineral King's Hidden "Paylode"
Guinn, J. M. green Some Early History of Owens River Valley new
Hancock, Leslie A. green Observatory of Lone Pine new
Hoffman, Abraham green Myth, History and Water in the Eastern Sierra
green Dedicating the Aqueduct Cascade
Hopkins, Sarah Winnemucca green Paiute Life
Hubbard, Anita Day green The First High Horse Trip
green First High Horse Trip
Ickes, Harold L. green The Coso Quicksilver District, Inyo County, California new
Inyo County Board of Supervisors green Sherman Stevens' Timber Empire
Jepson, Willis Linn green Mt. Whitney, Whitney Creek, and Poison Meadow Trail
Jones, John E. green A Pioneer Record new
Le Conte, J. N. green The Diamond Hitch
Lewis, Sam green Sam Lewis Journal
Livermore Jr., Norman B. (Ike) green A One-Man Diamond Hitch
green A West Side Packer on the High Trip
green Oh! For the Life of a Packer!
green Sierra Packing and Wilderness Policy
green Packing, 50 Years Ago
McAdie, Alexander, G. green Mount Whitney Meteorological Observatory
The Observatory on Mount Whitney
McFadden, Roni green John S. Slaughter
Mills, Martha L. green The Beautiful Orchard - Manzanar new
green Henry Lenbeck Family - Manzanar new
Moore, Rena Elizabeth Roop- green A Trip to Mt. Whtiney - 1921
green Cattle Drive - 1920
green Cloudburst Portals - 1945
Monache Tour
green Our New Life
Pack Trains
Morgan, Charles green Mt. Whitney Pack Trains
green Mule Packers and the Sierra Club
O. Weight, Harold O. green Wagons to Haul Through Hell
Pacific Coast Borax Company green The 20-Mule-Team Brigade new
green Concerning Borax Bill & Famous 20 Mule Borax Team from Death Valley new
Perkins, Peter green Bill Carrasco
green John Lacey
green Pat Cline
Roy Hunter
Sandy Kemp
Robin Hansen, Robin green Lighting and the Mountain
Savory, Theodore H. green  The Mule
Sierra Club Bulletin/Handbook
blue 1946 High Trip
blue 1947 High Trip
blue 1948 High Trip
blue 1949 High Trip
blue 1950 High Trip
blue 1951 High Trip
blue 1952 High Trip
blue 1953 High Trip
blue 1954 High Trip
blue  1955 High Trip
blue 1956 High Trip
blue 1957 High Trip
blue 1958 High Trip
blue 1959 High Trip
blue 1960 High Trip
blue 1961 High Trip
blue 1962 High Trip
blue 1963 High Trip
blue 1964 High Trip
blue 1965 High Trip
blue 1966 High Trip
blue 1967 High Trip
blue 1967 Horse Trip
blue 1968 High Trip
blue 1969 High Trip
blue 1970 High Trip
blue 1971 High Trip
blue 1971 Burro Trip
blue 1972 High Trip

green Wilderness Outings
green Sierra Club 1916 High Trip
Simon, Richard green Internment Sites Preservation
Smith, Henry (Tom) S green Mazanar new
Smith, Rena Beth Moore- green Life in the High Sierras
green Our Home in the Alabama Hills
Spear, Beveridge Ross green Andrew Glen new
green Emma Louise Duval-Spear, Home Missionary new
John Glen (Mono John) new
green Keeler to Mojave Stage new
green Reuben "Reub" Cook Spear new
green The Social Life of Lone Pine - 1900 - 1906 new
Stallings, Blanch green Sierra Stars
green Sierra Sounds
green The Range of Light from Mt. Whitney
Starr, Walter A. green Sierra Trails
Sturman, John B. green Coso-Panamint History new
Taylor, Lawrence E. green Bishop's First Minister new
Uhlmeyer, Clarice green Early Days in Owens Valley new
Frank Chrysler new
Max Skinner new
Story of Alonzo Brown - Pioneer of Olancha
The Chrysler Family new
The Thomas Tate Family new
The Uhlmeyer Family new
Webster, Paul green High Country In Season: The Great Sierra Nevada
Wilson, James R. green Lighting and the Mountain
Wintersteen, John H. green John H. Lubkin new
Zimmerman, Velma Connor green Life in Big Pine - 1927 to 1940 new


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