R. U. J. [Robert Underwood Johnson]


[John Muir]



May 26 1890

Thanks for telegram & general help on Yosemite

Dear J.M.

I gave the Post the facts and the extract (advance sheet) for your article. I shall be in Washington this week on copyright matters, & will push the Y.P. bill. Your article has gone to press John.


Second part in September [illegible]

Idea of the Bulletin being against [Inter.?] [Copy't!?]



…Union Square, New York

Date Original

1890 May 26


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 12.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 06, Image 0487

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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