R[ichard] A[chillies] Ballinger
THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIORWASHINGTONJanuary 14, 1910.My dear Mr. Muir:Your letter of the eighth instant is received and I note with pleasure your approval of my course in connection with Hetch Hetchy affairs. I am pleased to get the information contained in your letter and also your commendation of my course in demanding a sweeping investigation.I will have in a short time from Director Smith of the Geological Survey and the engineers who are assisting him a report on our investigations in the Yosemite during the past summer. When it is in proper form I will be pleased to forward a copy to you. With very best regards, I remain,Yours faithfully,[IllegibleSecretary.Mr. John Muir,Martinez, California.04683own
Washington [D. C.]
1910 Jan 14
Original letter dimensions: 23 x 28.5 cm.
Reel 19, Image 0081
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