Creator

Henry Gannett

Creator

Henry Gannett

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

[letterhead]

Salt Lake City Aug 23, 1902

My dear Muir,

I enclose a New York draft for $25- in liquidation of the amount you so kindly loaned me. Many thanks. I also send, in a separate envelope, the necktie which you insisted that, in decency, I should wear. I assume that the Kern River trip is now a thing of the past. For me it was a trip of a lifetime. In every respect it was 10 delightful!! The country and the company could not be improved, and I shall hold the delightfully memory of that month as long as I live. I am here [illegible]ebling with the sheep

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sheep question, in connection with some proposed new forest reserves. It is curious how plansible some people can be. Now your sheep man, according to his own account, is the greatest friend to the forest. I shall be in this neighborhood for a fortnight, at least. My kindest regards to Mrs Muir and the girls, and to all members of the K. R. P. you may meet -

Sincerely yours

Henry Gannett

Miss Delany has a superb picture of the "Twins". I told her to send you a print.

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Location

Salt Lake City [Utah]

Date Original

1902 Aug 23

Source

Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 20.5 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir12_0536-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 12, Image 0536

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Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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2 pages

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