Gifford Pinchot


W. Schlich


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Biltmore, N.C.June 19, 1893.Dear Dr. Schlich,It give me very great pleasure to introduce to you Mr. John Muir, through whose efforts about one half of the Sierra Nevada in California has been reserved, to become later on a regularly managed government forest. You will find, as I have done, a store of scientific observation open to you through him which rests upon an unparalled06174


Biltmore, N. C.

Date Original

1893 Jun 19


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 23 cm.

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Reel 07, Image 1110

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