John Muir


John Muir


W. J. Dornuf


Martinez, California

June 25, 1901.

Mr. W.J. Dornuf.

Wabasha, Minn.

Dear Sir.

The best bird book for you is, as far as I know, Dr Coues' "Key to North American birds,". Botany Asa Gray's "Manual of Botany" & his other books for beginners. Go ahead. Good luck to you

Ever faithfully yours

John Muir

Don't shoot


Martinez, Calif.

Date Original

1901 Jun 25


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0735

Collection Identifier

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

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

Owning Institution

Private collection of Ralph Grunauer, Jr. . Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

Copyright Date



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