John Muir


John Muir


[Benjamin Ide] Wheeler


Dear Mr Wheeler

In getting ready for my long journey abroad so many small time-consuming things have come up. I find that I shall not be able to start far enough ahead of the Presidents party to do any good. I have therefore concluded to go on with the party May 14th Hoping this change will cause no inconvenience I am

faith fully yours


To President Benjamin Ide Wheeler

University of California

Office of the President

Berkeley California

I have concluded to go with President's party May fourteenth.

John Muir

[May, 1903]


[Martinez, Calif.]


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 12.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 13, Image 0536

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Muir-Hanna Trust

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