J[ohn] D[aggett] Hooker


John Muir


[letterhead] L. A. June 20/10Dear Mr MuirThank for the loan of the Whitney book- it gave me much interest yesterday (Sunday)I am truly sorry to learn of the hopless illness of your sister - but we all"stand or Jordan st[illegible]d Our friends are passing over And just before the shining shore, We may almost discover" My sympathies are with you.Mr Thompson is greatly interest and you your mission north and the prospects of your return - with kind regards believe me to be faithfully yoursJno D Hooker04803


L[os] A[ngeles]

Date Original

1910 Jun 20


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0535

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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