Memoranda: Leslie Johnson, member One mile west of Mondamin, Kiowa Co., Oklahoma. Henry Bergdorf, member Anadarko Caddo Co., Okla. Pike’s Peak, Colorado’s Landmark, Elevation 14,147 feet Thistle, Utah. 5,043 feet above sea level 679 miles from Denver. The Yosemite Valley is 254 miles from San Francisco via. Los Angeles, or 150 miles almost due east of San Francisco and nearly midway of the State. Discovered in 1850. Glenwood Springs, Colo. 367 miles from Denver, altitude 5,758 feet great mineral medical springs.