John Muir


John Muir


Louie [Muir]



etc. The company is very harmonious for scientists. Yesterday I trampted over Seattle with John Burroughs At Portland the Mazamas were very demonstrative and kind. I hope you are all busy with the hay. Helen will keep it well tumbled & tramped with Keenies help. I am making many pleasant acquaintances
Give my love to Maggie Good-bye

Ever your affectionate husband

John Muir

Victoria, June 1, 1899

Dear Louie.

We sail from here in about two hours & I have just time to say another goodbye.
The ship is furnished in fine style & I find we are going just where I want to go. Yakutat Prince Williams Sound Cooks Inlet etc
I am on the Executive

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Committee & of course have something to say as to routes, time to be spent at each point



Victoria, B.C.

Date Original

1899 Jun 1


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25cm

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 10, Image 0829

Collection Identifier

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

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. 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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Muir-Hanna Trust

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



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