John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


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2enclose a few clippings. The Bulletin printed the whole of Mack's Times letter on our honest Governor. Shinn says that the overland is going out into the battle henceforth in full armor. The Evening Post editorial which I received last night & have just read is a good one & I will try to have it reprinted. I saw Robinson yesterday. He says that the three sketches I ordered for you of the Cathedral Peak & Hetch Hetchy were about done & would be forwarded at once. I thought they had been sent on weeks ago & fear they will now be too late should you conclude to print H.H. in the first section. He feels very sore concerning the references to his Examiner letters by MacKenzie as being stupid blundering senseless etc. He says that most of the objectionable features of the letters


Martinez, [Calif]

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1890 Apr 19


Original letter dimensions unknown.

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Reel 06, Image 0437

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