John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


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magazine & made a chapter of the proposed Yosemite book. Keith was with me & offers to illustrate it, & I have lots of good photos made by Dr Merriam & others of my party. I mean to try to write this as soon as I can. I expect the Tullys at our house next Sunday. As to Yosemite recession I'll do what I can though I find it hard to stir effective interest in it. Many thanks for your poems, I'll have a good time reading them. What a worker you are. I wish you had been with us this summer You would have had a glorious exhilarating reviving time.Ever faithfully yoursJohn MuirGlad you like the canon article. It is the hardest piece of word work I ever tackled.


Martinez [Calif.]

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1902 Aug 28


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Reel 12, Image 0548

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