W. E. Dennison


W. E. Dennison


John Muir


[letterhead] Yosemite Valley, Cala., Aug. [page torn]

John Muir, Esq., Martinez, Cal.,

Dear Sir,

I thank you very much for your generous favor of the 1st [illegible]. I did not know what trouble I should give you when making my request. I shall soon begin my endeavors to collect your writings for this office. I shall be anxious to serve you.

Very Truly Yours [W.E. Dennison?]



Yosemite Valley, Cal

Circa Date

[1885] Aug


Original letter dimensions: 27.5 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 0406

Collection Identifier

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

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



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