John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


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New York, January 2, 1902.The next dinner of the National Institute of Arts and Letters will take place at the Alding Association, III Fifth Avenue, New York, at seven o'clock on the evening of Friday, January 24, 1902, when, by request of the Institute, Mr. Brander Matthews will give an address on "The Art of the Dramatist," to be followed by general discussion of the subject.The cost to each member, without wine, will be three dollars.As soon as convenient, will you kindly inform Mr. Johnson, of the dinner committee, whether it is your intention to be present, inclosing check to his order in case of acceptance.Faithfully yours,AUGUSTUS THOMAS,F. HOPKINSON SMITH,ROBERT UNDERWOOD JOHNSON,33 East 17th Street, New York,Committee on Dinner.[illegible] Martinez, Jan 13. Dear Johnson I start this evening for the Canon. Mighty cold I guess but must see it in winter garb. also [illegible] use new road. Yrs ever John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

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1902 Jan 13


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Reel 12, Image 0103

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