B. L. Allen [Special Agent General Land Office]


John Muir


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[1][letterhead]San Francisco Dec 12, 1892John Muir EqrMartinez CalDear Sir,As Special Agent of the Gen Land Office I was directed by the [illegible] Commissioner to examine and locate the boundaries of the proposed [Tulare?] Forest [Reservation?], as asked for by a petition, Signed by Citizens of Fresno [Tulare?] and Kern Counties – also asked for by the American Foresty Association- I have completed the examination of Said Reservation- and am now at work on my report to the Department at Washington. I understand that there is likely to be some opposition or protest made to its acceptance by the Department.01607


San Francisco, [Calif]

Date Original

1892 Dec 12


Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 20.5 cm.

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Reel 07, Image 0718

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