Mary E. Burt


Mary E. Burt


John Muir


November 27th, 1907.

Mr. John Muir,
Author of "The Mountains of California".

Dear Sir:-

I thank you very much for your kind permission to print the "Sierra Storm". John Burroughs looked it over, and commended you and your works enthusiastically. He ran up early one morning to take, breakfast with us, and look through my manuscript with much interest.
Mr. Scott, President of the Century Co., has given his permission. I am glad you've suggested the name "Sierra Storm".

Yours sincerely



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Date Original

1906 Mar 19


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 1231

Collection Identifier

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

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. 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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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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