James R. Garfield
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, WASHINGTON. October 31, 1907. Mr. Charles Keeler, 2727 Dwight Way, Berkeley, California. Sir: Your letter of the 23d instant addressed to the President, protesting against the granting of the application of the City of San Francisco for reservoir sites in the Yosemite National Park for municipal water-supply purposes, so far as the same relates to the Hetch Hetchy Valley, has been referred to the Department for consideration. In response thereto, you are informed that your letter will receive careful attention when the case comes up for action. Very respectfully, [illegible] Secretary. 04239
Washington [D. C.]
Original letter dimensions: 27 x 20.5 cm.
Reel 16, Image 1151
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