W[illia]m E. Colby


John Muir


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[in margin: Colby on Yo & [illegible]]Apr. 16-07My dear Mr. Muir: I have hoped in vain to be able to go up to see you 'ere this but I was away a whole month trying a case & then Mrs. Colby did not wish me to leave her & now two babies in the family keep me at home during my spare hours. I have wanted to talk over Yosemite & [illegible] affairs with you. Garfield - the new Secretary of the Interior, informs me that Congress only appropriated $30,000. for the Yosemite Park this year but this03865


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Date Original

1907-04-16 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 29.5 cm.

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Reel 16, Image 0719

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