Gifford Pinchot


Sir Dietrich Brandis


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Biltmore, N.C.June 19, 1893,Dear Sir Dietrich,It give me great pleasure to introduce to you Mr. John Muir, whose successful struggle for the reservation of about one-half of the western side of the Sierra Nevada has made him so well know to the friends of the forest in this country. Mr. Muir has made for himself opportunities of observation which have been used to give him a knowledge06173


Biltmore, N. C.

Date Original

1893 Jun 19


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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Reel 07, Image 1106

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