John Muir


[George G.] Kip


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[in margin: Im writing on forests with reference to their preservation - am writing book about them. See articles in Atlantic monthly for Nov. & Dec. & earlier numbers.]Alabama, Tennessee, Kentucky & Delaware & back to Boston. Next day after arrival off to Montreal by Albany & Lake George down by Lake Champlain, Burlington, the Green Mtns, Smugglers Notch, White Mtns, Portland, Maine. Thence to Bangor & up by Moosehead Lake to Quebec. Thence back to Boston, - to New York up the Hudson - spent a few days in the hills about Wing & Wing when we talked over our Alaska trip & in which you were not forgotten. Thence into the Berkshire Hills with Gilder thence to Wilmington, Baltimore, & Washington, driving out eight or ten miles at each of these places to see the park & woods. Thence to St Augustine, Miami, Key West, Marquesas Keys, Palatka, Gainesville, Cedar Keys, Live Oak etc. Thence to Mobile to get a glimpse for a few days of the grand magnolia forests there & thence home by New Orleans. You will see that this was a tree trip & does not count on friends visits But I devoutly hope next will be better Remember me to the boys & believe meEver Cordially YoursJohn Muir


Martinez, Calif.

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