Eds. Scribner's Monthly [Robert Underwood Johnson]


John Muir


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us whether you have in mind any other papers suitable for Scribner. In fact we should be glad to learn what are your enthusiasms and whether you have time to put them on paper. We have thought of a paper on Farm Life in California – the picturesque side of it – but do not know whether you would write spontaneously of the subject. As our best work is unsolicited, we hesitate about naming subjects, but trust that, if our [overtures?] are welcome to you, you will frankly write us, suggesting the topics that are nearest your heart. We are indeed[in margin: Most sincerely yours, Eds. Scribner’s Monthly]


New York

Date Original

1877 Sep 28


Original letter dimensions: 21 x 13.5 cm.

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Reel 03, Image 0575

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