Myra C. Marshall


John Muir



With many thanks for your picture from all four of us, I am devotedly,

Myra C. Marshall

May eighth

Nineteen Thirteen


May 8 1913


My dear Mr. Muir,

We are so pleased to have the magnificent photo of yourself and shall have it framed at once.
My sister will be so pleased also to have one of them.
Her address is ____



his attention is needed on the eastern work. It is six long years since I have seen my native state and that is entirely too long to stay away.
I am planning to go by way of the Yellowstone and return by the Grand Canon - thus devouring all the beauties possible in one short summer.


Mrs. [H.?] E. Simmons
2431 Capitol Avenue
I am anticipating a trip to California this summer with my two girls, but Bradford fears he will not be able to go go so far west this year, as


[Washington, D. C.]

Date Original

1913 May 8


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 27 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 21, Image 0403

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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