C[harles] S.Sargent


John Muir




Jamaica Plain, Mass., October 28, 1895.

My near Mr. Muir:

Many thanks for your note or the 21st which reached the Arboretum this morning. You have a way of saying things which give me the greatest pleasure because I know that you understand the subject and are sincere - qualifications possessed by few of my correspondents
Of course my summer's outing is still in embryo.When ittakes shape you shall be the first to know as I am most anxious to have the benefit of your society. I shall be very glad to avail myself of your offer to lend me your notes, measurements, etc , of Sequoia which I shall be Working upon this winter.

Faithfully yours

John Muir, Esq.
Martinez, Cala.


Mostly interesting from many writers Book notices etc


Jamaica Plain, Mass

Date Original

1895 Oct 28


Original letter dimensions: 19.5 x20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 1263

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