Wm. H. Mills


John Muir


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OFFICECENTRAL PECIFIC RAILROAD CO.LAND DEPERTMENT.ROOM NO. 26, - 4TH FLOOR,MOBART BUILDING.san franc.sco,April lst.'97My dear Mr Muir:-If I excuse you from wrriting " Geologic California", will you undertake the scenic part of it,as you indicated in your first letter. If you will,it will take about 2400 words or five or six pages. I hope you will not disappoint us in this matter,as it is very important that this work should be well done,and I know of no one who can do it as well as yourself.Yoursvery truly,[illigible]John Muir Esq,Martinez, Cal.[02267]


San Francisco

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