Katherine Hooker


John Muir


[Page 1]

3255 Pacific Ave

S. F. Feb 20

Dear Mr Muir

I am very glad to hear from you as well as through several bulletins from Alice that you are really better if you had not heard I should have had to deal severely with

"[Page 2]

You when I put back – lock up that Palace Garret I suppose and send you off to a canon.

I shall see how you work I hope Thursday morning.

I have had a happy visit here, no [ ] [ ] all warm and unclouded. It has done me good.

I’m so sorry if there is [ ] more trouble about the Hetch Hetchy. How busy the wicked are!

(Marian) got over here for the last night and we had a good visit and a long talk.

I’m affectionately yours"


San Francisco, Calif.

Circa Date

[1911 Feb 20]


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

MSS 048 John Muir Papers

Collection Identifier

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

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Owning Institution

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.


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



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