John Muir


John Muir


[Theodore P.]


sends me a copy of Picturesque Cal as gift

Martinez, Cal. Dec 12, 1895

My dear Lukens,

I send you today by express a copy of Picturesque California, also a copy of same to Muir M. McKelsey whose address is Pacific Brass Works Los Angeles. Please drop him a line & tell him to call for his book.
In this book I have four chapters the best of which is Mt Shasta to which I call your attention, also to Mrs Carrs on Los Angeles.
I'll send photo of the children later All my memories of my visit to you are pleasant & I shall not forget the fine time Ive had under your kindness & the kindness of your wife

With warm regards I am

Ever Yours John Muir


Martinez [Calif]

Date Original

1895 Dec 12


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 1289

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

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The Huntington Library, Muir Family Papers, HM 57349-57497. 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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Muir-Hanna Trust

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