Laura I. Ogden


Laura I. Ogden [Mrs. F. B.]


John Muir


1175 Alice Streeet

Oakland Cal.

Feb 11, 1903


Mr. John Muir-

Dear Sir-

The Living Writer's section of "[illegible]bell" literary club of this city - requests me to beg from you the honour of your presence, and the favor of a short address of perhaps one half [illegible]


duration for the afternoon of March the seventeenth - the third Tuesday of the month (March) the program to commence at three o'clock - We venture to ask this favor from you for the pleasure of "[illegible]ell" members and their guests inasmuch as the afternoon is to be devoted to Californian Writers - The subject of your address we leave entirely to your own discretion - should you find it possible to give us the pleasure might I suggest that any expense attendant upon your coming we shall gladly [illegible]ange. Hoping that your response may accord with our wishes, I am yours most sincerely

Laura I. Ogden

Mrs. F.B. C[illegible] Living Wes[illegible] Section

Feb. 11- 1903


Oakland, Calif.

Date Original

1903 Feb 11


Original letter dimensions: 16 x 22.5 cm.

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Reel 13, Image 0176

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

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



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