Tom Murphy's Backpack

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Tom murphy backpack items were food, stove, large warm jacket, mittens, emergency kit, water, head lamp, and eight foot square nylon tarp (shelter). But John Colter had a gun and ammunition. unlike tom murphy John had to build his shelter. He built a fort. Tom Murphy's backpack was sixty pounds heavier. Tom murphy's weighed 90 pounds. On the other hand John Colter's backpack weighed 30 pounds. Tom murphy had something in common with John Colter they both had somewhere to sleep. But they also had something different when it comes to the shelter. John Colter had to build a fort by hand. Instead of Tom Murphy having an eight foot nylon tarp that used sticks to hold it up. Tom murphy slept on his jacket because it was a really nice and warm

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