Angelo Heilprin


Angelo Heilprin


John Muir



Academy of Natural Sciences,

Phila May 3 of 1901

John Muir, Esq.

Dear Sir.

The Committee on Organization of the American Alpine Club cordially invite you to join the Club as one of its original members or "Founders." A paper setting forth the purposes of the association is herewith enclosed. Trusting that we may have the pleasure and benefit of your association, I remain, with much respect,

Very truly yours,

Angelo Heilprin

Chrmn Comm. on Organ.





Date Original

1901 May 3


Original letter dimensions: 26 x 19 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0707

Collection Identifier

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

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