John Muir


John Muir


L. A. Maynard


[First draft of letter, in note-book #59] (61)

Martinez, Oct. 21, 190[0]

Mr. L. A. Maynard,

Dear Sir:

Referring to your favor of Sept.? I am sorry to say that I have so much work already on my hands for the coming year I cannot now say whether I will be able to write the newspaper letter you propose or not. with thanks for your kind offer, I am,

Very truly,
J. M.



Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1900 Oct 21


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0383

Collection Identifier

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

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