L[iberty] H[yde] Bailey


John Muir



July 10

Mr John Muir,


My Dear Sir:

I hope you will pardon the liberty I take if I ask you if I may have a very brief interview with you. For many years I have been one of your admirers, and now I desire to ask for a contribution to a new Eastern high-class magazine of which I have been asked to be Editor. For the summer I am giving instruction in nature-study in the University here. I should be glad to run down to Martinez over one train or to meet you in the city, in case you



Berkeley, Calif.

Date Original

1901 Jul 10


Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0763

Collection Identifier

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

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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