John Muir


John Muir


[recipient unknown]


S.F. Oct. 20, 1891.

Dear Madam-

I will send you a photograph of myself as soon as I can get one. I had some taken years ago & may have some copies left but cannot find any at present.

With best wishes

I am yrs truly

John Muir

We have [illegible] photo


[printed form]

John Muir

Dunbar, Scotland

Descriptions of the Sierra & Alaskan wildernesses

"Mountain building," Distribution of plants, etc.

Pure wildness

Harpers, Scribners & Century Maga's

The S. F. Bulletin

will as soon as I can find one


S[an] F[rancisco, Calif.]

Date Original

1891 Oct 20


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0333

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, click here to view the Holt-Atherton Special Collections policies.

Owning Institution

California State Library. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

Copyright Date



2 pages


Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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