W[illia]m W. Ellsworth
WILLIAM W. ELLSWORTH
November 11, 1913
Mr. John Muir,
My dear Mr. Muir:
We are preparing a small volume of geographical stories for use as a sup-plementary reader in schools, to be made up of sketches by various authors which have appeared in our magazines and books, and we would like to include three extracts from "The Mountains of California" - "A Winter Scene in the Yosemite," "The Mountains of California," and "The Forests." In order to adapt these for a children's reading book it has been necessary to simplify them to some extent. Would you like to see proofs? and may we have your permission to use the material?
1913 Nov 11
Original letter dimensions: 20 x 24.5 cm.
Ellsworth, William W., "Letter from W[illia]m W. Ellsworth to John Muir, 1913 Nov 11." (1913). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 4160.
Reel 21, Image 0986
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