Creator

R[obert] U[nderwood] Johnson

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

March 26th, 1896

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

John Muir, Esq.
Martinez, Cal.

My dear Muir:-

I have already written to you about the appointment of the superb forestry commission. It is now very important that the recommendation of $25,000 for its expenses should not fail in Congress. Will you not write a special letter to Senator George C. Perkins, and have the Sierra Club also call his special attention to the great importance of the subject and to the high character of the commission. This should be done at once to be effective, as the Sundry Civil Bill, including this item, will be considered by the Senate soon.

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Location

New York

Date Original

1896 Mar 26

Source

Original letter dimensions: 27 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir09_0100-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0100

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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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