Catherine H. [Katie C.H.] Hittell


John Muir


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[page 5] Are overwhelmed with requests for speeches and that you make it a rule not to speak in public. If you should be willing to break this rule of yours in this case, I wish you would let me know. Anyhow, your letter was of immense help to us last year and I see that Miss Knapp has incorporated a part of it into her article, which I herewith send. I hope you will not be displeased at it being printed. I let Miss Knapp see the latter, as I count it among my best possessions and she printed it. I write this letter to you because I thought you would like to know shat we are doing to


San Francisco, Calif.

Date Original

1895 Apr 3


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.

Resource Identifier

1895 Apr 3 Catherine Hittell to JM

File Identifier

MSS 301 Shone

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1895 Apr 3 Catherine Hittell to JM p5


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