Evangeline Porter


John Muir


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[letterhead]October 29th 1913Mr. John MuirMartinez CaliforniaDear SirI am mailing you, under separate cover, Circular No. 4 entitled "Native Growth for Planting in California" written by me (as a member of the Outdoor Art League) for the Fourth Biennial Report of State Forester Homans.We feel sure that you will be in sympathy with the subject of the pamphlet--the preservation of the original landscape by the planting of native growth.You will see that I have taken the liberty of quoting from "Mountains of California", I am glad to have the opportunity of telling you what a delight and inspiration this book05592


San Jose, Calif.

Date Original

1913 Oct 29


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Reel 21, Image 0940

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