Catherine H. [Katie C.H.] Hittell


John Muir


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[Page 3] defenseless lower animals and she has promised to have a series of articles in one of the great dailies of San Francisco on next Sunday, Easter morning. Everyone knows of your pure and noble reputation, of your love for the beautiful, for nature and for California and so I beg of you, will you not help in the cause? A few words from your eloquent pen will do more for the larks than anything else possible. Will you write a few words in favor of our songsters, either in one of the papers or for Miss Knapp to insert in the


[San Francisco, Calif.]

Date Original

1894 Mar 14


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.

Resource Identifier

1894 Mar 14 C H Hittell to JM

File Identifier

MSS 301 Shone

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1894 Mar 14 C H Hittell to JM p3


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