George C. Perkins


John Muir


United State Senate,

WASHINGTON, D. C., April 10th, 1896.

John Muir, Esq.,
Martinez, California.

My dear Sir:-

Your letter of the 3d inst., is at hand. I am in fullsympathy with you in regard to the proposed forestry Commission,and shall gladly do all in my power to secure the aid that is de-sired.

Yours truly,


Washington, D.C.

Date Original

1896 Apr 10


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 20.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0118

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