Anson Phelps Stokes, Jr.


John Muir


YALE UNIVERSITY,SECRETARY'S OFFICE.New Haven, Conn.,June 8, 1910.My dear Mr. Muir:-I have Just received your telegram of June 7th.I am exceedingly sorry that you cannot attend the Yale Commencement Exercises and regret deeply the cause Which requires your presence in California.I hope and believe that the Yale Corporation will wish to renew the invitation to you at some subsequent Commencement.With great respect, I am,Very truly yours,[inelligible]Mr. John Muir,Martinez, Cal.04784


New Haven, Conn.

Date Original

1910 Jun 8


Original letter dimensions: 14 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0475

Collection Identifier

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

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