Creator

Alvin Seale

Creator

Alvin Seale

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

Stanford University, Calif. Aug 23, 1904.

Prof. John Muir,

Martinez, Calif.

Dear Mr. Muir:

I have just received your book, "The Mountains of California", which came as a most happy surprise to me. It was sent to my address at the Bishop Museum in Honolulu but as I had returned to California the book was forwarded to me at Stanford University.
From the delightful way in which you remembered me I suspect you were pleased with the small panel of Koa wood I left in the steamer cabin for you! few things could have pleased me more than the beautiful inscribed copy of your splendid book.
Before leaving Honolulu I promised myself the treat of a talk with you. Will it be convenient for you if I should call for a few hours some day within a week or two? I want to talk to you about forestry.

Very truly.

Alvin Seale.

P.O. Box 149.

Stanford University, Cal.

03430

Location

Stanford Univ., Calif.

Date Original

1904 Aug 23

Source

Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 19.5 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir14_0498-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0498

Copyright Statement

Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

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.

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