E[dward] H[enry] Harriman
Subject :UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD COMPANY.EXECUTIVE OFFICES,120 BROADWAY.NEW YORK, May 12, 1899.John Muir, Esq.,Martinez,Cal.Dear Sir:At the meeting of the Invitation Committee held on the 8th inst. it was arranged that the party for Alaska will start from the Grand Central Depot, Forty-second Street, New York, by special train, on Tuesday afternoon, May 23rd, 1899.Please telegraph me at the above address where you can be reached by wire, so that you may be advised later of the hour at which the boat will leave.I expect the boat will leave Seattle on May 30th or 31st.Yours very truly,E. H. HarrimanM.Kindly let me know where you will join the party.To E. H. HarrimanUnion Pacific Railroad CompanyExecutive Office120 Broadway. New York.Will join party at Seattle.Address until twenty fifth Martinez.John Muir02577
Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.
Reel 10, Image 0789
Copyright status unknown
Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.
John Muir, correspondence, letters, author, writing, naturalist, California, correspondent, mail, message, post, exchange of letters, missive, notes, epistle