2621 De[illegible] St
San Francisco, Nov 23/04
Mr John Muir
I respectfully ask your assistance in our efforts to preserve the historic names of California. I enclose a copy of a letter I am sending out to various societies, colleges &c, and a draft of my proposed letter to the head of the postal department. If the subject appeals to you I would be very glad to have your help: and if, in addition to a communication to the department, you saw fit to address a letter to the president, I am sure it would be most effective.
Regarding myself, my good friend, Rev. Joseph Worcester has authorized me to use his name.
Joeth [T.?] Eldredge
1904 Nov 23
Original letter dimensions: 27 x 20.5 cm.
Eldredge, Zoeth, "Letter from Zoeth Eldredge to John Muir, 1904 Nov 23." (1904). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 2905.
Reel 14, Image 0660
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