R[euben] G. Thwaites


John Muir


REUBEN G. THWAITESSuperintendent September 15, 1913.

Mr. John Muir,Martinez, California.

My clear Mr. Muir: Thank you most cordially for your welcome gift to this library of your portrait and your autobiography. We are delighted to get both of them, and the gift is very greatly enhanced by the addition of your autograph. I assure you that we shall treasure them highly as coming from a son of Wisconsin, whom we all delight to honor.

I am, Sir, with high esteem

s Yours very truly,
RGT-EEL SuperintendentROT-EELI am, sir, with high esteem


Madison [Wisc.]

Date Original

1913 Sep 15


Original letter dimensions: 14 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 21, Image 0790

Collection Identifier

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

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