Creator

R[obert] U[nderwood] Johnson

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

November 6th, 1893.

R.W.GILDER, EDITOR.
R.U.JOHNSON,
ASSOCIATE EDITOR.
C. C. BUEL,
ASSISTANT EDITOR.

Mr. John Muir,
Martinez, California.

My dear Muir:-

I am very much chagrined that this should be the first line you have had from me after leaving you at the Chicago Junction. I tried to get another interview with you at the Fair, but it was of no use. My engagements with Mrs. Johnson took me into other quarters at the time when I might have seen you. However, the Fair was no place for sociability, and as I only staid five days in all you can fancy that I had my hands full. I hope you enjoyed your additional time there, and that on your return you found Mrs. Muir and the children well and happy.
In a few days I will write you in regard to the Alaska article, to which I am giving attention, and perhaps in regard to the forestry question.
Mrs. Johnson was sorry not to meet you in Chicago, and I am, as ever,

Faithfully yours,

R. U. Johnson

01743

Location

…Union Square, New York

Date Original

1893 Nov 6

Source

Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir07_1407-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 1407

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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.

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