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

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.

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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