J[ohn] D[aggett] Hooker


John Muir


J D HookerSympathyJ. D. HOOKER130 SouthLos Angeles StreetLos Angeles, Cal., June 25th/10My dear Mr MuirYour letter announcing the closing se[illegible] in this [strange?] eventful history is received that you have our deep deep sympathy need not be told here. We too have known full well the stern relentless sorrow and know the agony thereof. When the g[illegible] [illegible] death calls we may not answer absent Time and time only can soften the crueties of the hour.In sorrows burden believe me your faithful friend and comradJno D Hooker04815


Los Angeles

Date Original

1910 Jun 25


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 28 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0565

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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