R[obert] U[nderwood] J[ohnson]


John Muir


Siasconset, Mass.,
July 22, 1913.

Mr. John Muir
Martinez, California.

My dear Mr. Muir,

Since writing you this morning I have dictated strong letters to thefollowing:
Hon. Reed Smoot,
" Franklin K. Lane,
The President,
Hon. Wm. G. McAdoo,
" Geo. E. Chamberlain
" Wm. Hughes
" A. J. Gronna
" F. B. Harrison
" Scott Ferris
sending to each the editorial in The New York Times of July 12th entitled, "ANational Park Threatened" which I sent you. I hope this week to write anotherlot.

Faithfully yours,
R. U. J.



Siasconset, Mass.

Date Original

1913 Jul 22


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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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