Cha[rle]s F. Lummis


John Muir


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"I always read it, for I am heartily in sympathy with so many of the things for which it works."—PRESIDENT ROORVELT.FORMERLY "THE LAND OF SUNSHINE"THE NATION BACK OF US, THE WORLD IN FRONTOUT WESTA MAGAZINE OFTHE OLD PACIFIC AND THE NEWEDITED BY CHAS. F. LUMMIS"A magazine wholly unlike any other published anywhere...The best there is in periodical literature on the Pacific Coast...Ability and individuality powerful enough and original enough to give distinction to any periodical...A voice listened to with respect and interest in all parts of the country."—The Dial." Its lively independence and its genuine learning...A steady evenness of worth and interest."—The Nation.Editor's OfficeLos Angeles, Cal....May ...1st...1902.My dear Muir;--I wouldn't think of going with the Cannon party if you are not to be in it. That was the only thing that made me hanker to arrange my impossible plans so as to go along; because I would really like to see you and the Cannon in conjunction. I hope that it will come about some time; and the way you mention is of course far the best of all--just we two together. Although if there were three or four strictly congenial people 1 would not mind, and it is likeliest that when I go again it will be that way. Then, when we get at it, we will make a round-up, and go not only the main[02994]


Los Angeles

Date Original

1902 May 1


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

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Reel 12, Image 0394

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