John Muir


John Muir


W[illiam] B[elmont] Parker


[First draft of letter, in note-book #59] (6)

Mr. W. D. Parker, [Martinez, Oct., 1901]

[Houghton Mifflin Co.]

Dear Sir:

I have sent you to-day the index and complete copy of proof-sheets of "Our National Parks." In the page proofs the following typographical errors are all I have noticed:

1 stone for stones page 472 buth for but " 1433 Juniperis for Juniperus " 1234 chestnut, oak for chestnut-oak " 1315 astors for asters " 1646 justthen for just then " 264

When done with the photos I sent you, please return them.

Yours very truly,




[Martinez, Calif.]

Circa Date

[1901 Oct]


Original letter dimensions: 22.5 x 14.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0901

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. 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

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



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