[John Muir]


Mrs. A. D. Sharon


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[First draft of letter, in note-book]Martinez. Nov. 19. 1902.Mrs. A. D. Sharon,Palace hotel, S. F.Dear Madam:I am sorry to say that I cannot be present tomorrow at the meeting of the committee in charge of the California Club's bill for saving the Calaveras Big Trees. I am heartily with yon, however, and at a recent Directors’ meeting of the sierra Club it was resolved that we do all in our power to assist the California Club in this noble work, and a committee was appointed to confer with yours for concerted action.Bidding you Godspeed, and devoutly praying your efforts may be crowned with complete success, i am,faithfully yours,[John Muir]03098


[Martinez, Calif.]

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1902 Nov 19


Original letter dimensions: 21 x 17 cm.

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