Cha[rle]s F. Lummis


John Muir


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"I always read it, for I am heartily in sympathy with so many of the things for which it works."-PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT.FORMERLY "THE LAND OF SUNSHINE"THE NATION BACK OF US, THE WORLD IN FRONTOUT WESTA MAGAZINE OFTHE OLD PACIFIC AND THE NEWEDITED BY CHAS. F. LUMMISA magazine wholly unlike any other published anywhere. . . . The best there is in periodical literature on the Pacific Coast . . . . Ability and individuality powerful enough, and original enough to give distinction to any periodical.... A voice listened to with respect and interest in all parts of the country."-The Dial."Its lively independence and its genuine learning. . . . A steady evenness of worth and interest." -The Nation.Editor' s OfficeLOS Angeles, CAL. Apr. 29th 1906Dear Muir:It is a long time since we have had any word from you, and I don't know whether you were in the earthquake belt or where. Naturally we feel anxious. If this comes to your hand, will younot please let us know as soon as possible where youare, and what you are, and who you are, and whatthe thunder you are doing.I have been in bed for 4 days trying to have pneumonia, but am about to give it up in disgust.When you come this way again, please bring me a full-sized Sequoia for my Library Roof-garden.Remember us all to the girls. With love,Always Your Friend,[illegible]03708


Los Angeles

Date Original

1906-04-29 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

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Reel 16, Image 0201

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