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

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

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



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