John Muir


John Muir


[Theodore P.] Lukens


pictures of my own taking and Hills which I sent him to use in publication

Martinez, May 4, 1987

My dear Mr Lukens,

I have written an article on forests for Harpers Weekly, & have sent them some of your photos & some of Mr Hills of Pasadena for illustrations & they want yours & Mr Hills written permission to use these photos. Please write your consent, & get Mr Hill to do so likewise, and send them to

Thos. W. Ball

Harper & Brothers

Franklin Square

New York

Art Department

& oblige

Yours ever

John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1897 May 4


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0863

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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, see

Owning Institution

The Huntington Library, Muir Family Papers, HM 57349-57497. 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



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