Joseph Leggett


Joseph Leggett


John Muir



October 14th, 1895

John Muir Esq.

Martinez, Cal.

Dear Sir,

The Board of Trustees of the Mechanics' Institute of this City are endeavoring to arrange a course of lectures on Scientific and literary subjects for the coming winter, and the Committee having the matter in hand have instructed me to write to you and ask you to give us a lecture some time during the season upon any subject you may prefer. If you can comply with our request, I can assure you, your kindness will be gratefully appreciated.

Yours very respectfully

Joseph Leggett

Chrman Comm. on Lectures B. Trs. M. I. S. F.


San Francisco [Calif]

Date Original

1895 Oct 14


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 22 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 1247

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