Betty Averell


John Muir


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[6]if you wouldnt put [up?] his name for the Sierra Club membership. I know he would appreciate it.Isaac Harter, esqDongan HillsStaten Island, NYis his addressNow, dear Mr Muir, may I ask a favor of you.Perhaps you will remember the dear little girl who went on our breakfast party when you were in Rochester? Grace Curtice was her name. She[7][letterhead]has just married a friend of mine of good Scotch birth Jesse Lindsay! He has climbed the Rockies often - & [in?] the Sierras he has camped. I want very much to give them as a wedding present your boyhood book. Your National Parks, Mountains of California & Stickeen-all handsomely bound. Now would you feel like writing just a line in those books. I would so appreciate it, & I know they 05557


New York

Date Original

[1913] Sep 27


Original letter dimensions: 23.5 x 14.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 21, Image 0822

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Page 4


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