John Muir


John Muir


Louie, [Wanda & Helen]



& sculpture all around & the forests & gardens rich far beyond what I had looked for I hope all goes well with you. We will probably be here abouts a week & Ill write again This unexpected chance I am using for this hasty note

Love to all

J Muir


Homer. Cook Inlet

June 21, 99

Dear Louie & darlings

We are just entering this famous inlet 9 A.M. Lovely morning all well. Sun shining gloriously on the ice & water & snowy mountains We had a grand time in Prince Williams Sound Found 9 glaciers discharging bergs. The mountains are sublime in height



Homer, Cook Inlet [Alaska]

Date Original

1899 Jun 21


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 10, Image 0849

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

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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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Muir-Hanna Trust

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