H. P. Wood


John Muir


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HAWAII A TOURIST RESORT A PLACE FOR HOMES THE STRATEGIC CENTER OF THE PACIFICFRED L. WALDRON, CHAIRMANWILLARD E. BROWN, TREASURERWm. T. LUCASJ. A. McCANDLESSJames L. McLEANH. P. WOOD, SECRETARYTHE Hawaii promotion CommitteREPRESENTING THETerritory of Hawaii, Honolulu Chamber of CommerceMerchants' Association of HonoluluCABLE ADDRESS "PROMOTION"code used "1901"MAINLAND OFFICESLOS ANGELESCHAMBER OF COMMERCELOYD CHILDS, AGENTSAN FRANCISCOR'Y. FOLDER-SCHEDULE DISTRIBUTING co.397 MONADNOCK BUILDINGCHICAGO CENTRAL RY. AND HOTEL DISTRIBUTING. 334 DEARBORN STREETNEW YORKNEW YORK RY. AND S. S. TIME TABLE CO.No. 4 BENSON ST., OPP. N. Y. LIFE BLDG.BOSTON RAILWAY, HOTEL AND STEAMSHIP ADV. CO.NO. 44 FEDERAL STREETFOR RATES AND DATES OF SAILINGS FOR HONOLULU APPLY TO NEAREST RAILWAY OR STEAMSHIP PASSENGER AGENTHONOLULU, HAWAII, May 14, 1908.John Muir, Esq., Martinez,Cal.Dear Sir;-Your favor of May 2nd just to hand.We are pleased indeed to know that you will accept the invitation of the people of Hawaii and make us a visit at an early date. Choose your own time, only, if possible, let us know slightly in advance of your coming. You are at liberty to choose any line of steamers you may wish. The General Passenger Agents of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company, Oceanic Steamship Company, Matson navigation Company and the American-Hawaiian Steamship Company have received instructions to favor you with transportation when requested.' I would suggest, however, that you notify them, if possible, thirty days in advance, in order that you may secure the best accommodations obtainable.Trusting that we may have the pleasure of seeing you in Hawaii within the next few months and with "best wishes for your continued good health, "believe mebr>Yours very truly,[illegible]Secretary.04188


Honolulu, Hawaii

Date Original

1908 May 14


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

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Reel 17, Image 0563

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