Less than a hundred yards from the wall tent was a small diurnal stream, fed by melting snow.
For larger parties, the wall tent with a fly is recommended.
The lodges were in shape like the fly of a wall tent, simply a sheet stretched for a cover.
At Corinth some quartermaster had furnished them a wall tent with "fly" to protect the goods.
If a wall tent is to be pitched lay it on floor, inside down, the fly on top of it.
For a party of four boys on their first camping trip, the best kind will be a wall tent.
You will take one wall tent for the officers, Captain, and the men will each carry their half of a shelter tent.
We had a wall tent which we used for an office when in a permanent camp, furnished with two small field desks and a folding table.
Then came an overcoat, big enough for an equestrian statue of George Washington, with a cape on it as big as a wall tent.
We proposed to leave the wall tent at the Base, but to take the pyramidal tent with us on the climb.