John Muir


John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


[in margin: RUJ conserv.]


Martinez, Sep 2 1907

Dear Mr Johnson

This Yosemite fight promises to be the worst ever. Try to prevent the Secretary from making sudden decisions which our enemies are trying for Have got Sierra club at work. You try to arouse the Appalachian Am writing the President & Garfield, May have to go to Washington
Will send you description of Hetch Hetchy etc
Saw Pinchot the other day

Ever yours

John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1907 Sep 2


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 0953

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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