Katharine Hooker


John Muir


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[2]what it is that provokes such cupidity? Well, it is a portrait of you by Alvin Langdon Coburn, most celebrated of photographers. As it is framed and measures 13 x 10 inches, I shall not forward it, but keep it here for you. It is a[3]very good, sympathetic likeness--so we all think.I hope you are happy and that you have disposed of at least a part of that portentous talus.[Ever?] yoursKatharine HookerBy the way, if


Los Angeles

Date Original

[1912 ?] May 7


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0963

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Page 2


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