Walter H. Page


John Muir


image preview


COVNTRY LIFEIN AMERICADOVBLEDAY-PAGE & CO.133-135-137- EAST 16TH STREET-NEW YORKTHE WORLDSWORKJan. 4, 1906.Dear Mr. Muir:The best reward that an editor gets for his work is the pleasure of knowing the men and the women who write for his periodicals; and I have found this a very great pleasure. I have had the good fortune to publish in "The Forum" or "The Atlantic" or "The World's Work," these fifteen years, some of the best things from most of the best writers on contemporary subjects. Not only do I feel myself indebted to them, but they stand in my mind also as the greatest public benefactors---leaders and instructors, and inspirers.I want the photographs of the best of them in my workshop, and I hope that I have earned the right to ask if you will not send me yours, with your autograph.Always heartily yours,[illegible]John Muir Esq.,Martinez, Calif.03676


New York

Date Original

1906-01-04 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 27.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 0029

Copyright Statement

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.

Owning Institution

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.

Page Number

Page 1


John Muir, correspondence, letters, author, writing, naturalist, California, correspondent, mail, message, post, exchange of letters, missive, notes, epistle