Creator

John Muir

Creator

[John Muir]

Recipient

J. B. Lippincott

Transcription

[First draft of letter,in note-book]

[January, 1903]

Mr.J.B.Lippincott,
408 Byrne Building,
Los Angeles, Cal.

My dear Sir:

I am heartily in sympathy with the Woman's Clubs in the work they are doing for right forestry, and am willing to assist in every way I can. But I am already overloaded with work which I am trying to get off my hands before setting out in the spring on a long forest ramble. I am no lecturer anyhow, and could say nothing essentially new on forest affairs if I should speak till doom's day.
With thanks to the Friday Morning Club and to yourself for the honor of this invitation, I remain,

Faithfully yours,
[John Muir]

Location

[Martinez, Calif.]

Source

Original letter dimensions: 21 x 17 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir13_0130-trans.tif

File Identifier

Reel 13, Image 0130

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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 http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections/Fees-and-Forms-.html

Owning Institution

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.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

Copyright Date

1984

Pages

1 page

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