Elliott McAllister


John Muir


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THE SIERRA CLUB,SAN FRANCISCO,OFFICE: ROOM [56]ACADEMY OF SCIENCES BUILDING,[809] MARKET STREET.Dec. 21,1893.Dear Sir:-In accordance with a resolution to that effect,passed by the Board of Directors of the Sierra Club, a Committee has been appointed to represent the Sierra Club in the matter of the Pacific (Mt.Rainier) Forest Reserve, and to co-operate with the Committees already appointed from the Geological Society of America, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and the National Geographic Society, In their efforts to have such Reserve set apart by the Federal Government as a Park.The Committee from the Sierra Club is composed of the following members :- Mr. John Muir,Mr. Robert Underwood Johnson,Pres.David Starr Jordan,Mr. George B. BayleyMr. P.B.Van Trump.You will receive further notification of what definite action may be required of this Committee.Yours respectfully,[illegible]Secretary01753


San Francisco

Date Original

1893 Dec 21


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 13.5 cm.

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Reel 07, Image 1447

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