G. S. Mackey


G. S. Mackey


[?] Cambie


00849 San francisco, 2 June 1879Dear [ Cambie?], This will be handed to you by my friends Mr. Muir, and Mr. McGee of this city — They are both gentlemen of high standing and [illegible]ess my full confidence & regard. Pray [illegible] them with all the information & help you can afford, in their journey across the Mountains. Mr. Muir is the well known geologist of the Pacific Coast, and I know you will be pleased to meet him. With kind regards to all your party I am, Yours sincerely G S. McKayTo/ Mr. Cambie, Mr. MacLeod, Mr. Keefer or Mr. Mayor. British Columia


San Francisco, [Calif]

Date Original

1879 Jun 2


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 1072

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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