John Muir


John Muir


[William] Colby


325 West Adams Street,Los Angeles, Cal., April 29, 19l0.William E. Colby,302 Mills Bldg.,San Francisco, Cal.Dear Mr. Colby:-What's the news? I met Mrs. Waters, President of the Womans Federated Clubs, today and had a long talk with her on Hetch-Hetchy matters. She will start next Tuesday for Cincinnati. Please send her a map, and several copies of our pamphlet and leaflets. Her address will be- Mrs. R. J. Waters, Gibson House, Cincinnati, Ohio, from May 9th to 18th.I propose Joseph J. Perkins and John B. Henck, Jr., both of Santa Barbara, for club membership.Am hard at work here and will be for a week or more.With kindest regards to Mrs. Colby and Mr. and Mrs. Parsons,I am,Faithfully yours,[illegible]


Los Angeles

Date Original

1910 Apr 29


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0325

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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