Catherine H. [Katie C.H.] Hittell


John Muir


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[Page 6] and possibly the State Floral Society. I hope the Sierra Club will give its aid as its object is to protect and preserve the beauties of our Sierra, etc. Dear friend, will you help us? Your name is so connected with all that is beautiful in California, with our mountains and trees and flowers, that my first thoughts turn to you in asking for this help. The beautiful yellow breasted larks have lifted up their voices so many times for us that it is for us now to lift up our voices to save them, our benefactors


[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 p6


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