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


John Muir


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[2][letterhead]this opposition will come from the Sheep men & their friends who [have used?] this land for posturge for a number of years. The friends of the Mesenotion do not come to the front as they right to do. And when the matter comes up for action by the Hon Secretary. the chances are that while there is likely to be numerous protests against the Reservation – there will be nothing from its friends. [Sustaining?] it. I would like to have a [communication?] from you to accompany my report and from any other friendly Source —Yours very RespectfullyB L AllenSpl Agt GLO.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 0720

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