Richard B. Watrous


William F. Bade


J. HORACE McFARLAND, President, Harrisburg, Pa.CLINTON ROGERS WOODRUFF, First Vice-President, PhiladelphiaWILLIAM B. HOWLAND, Treasurer, New YorkRICHARD B. WATROUS, Secretary, Washington, D. C.Vice-Presidents: JAMES R. GARFIELD, Cleveland, OhioJOHN WESLEY HILL, D. D., New YorkW. W. HANNAN. Detroit. Mich.GEORGE W. MARSTON. San Diego. Cal.MRS. EDWARD W. BIDDLE, Carlisle, Pa.American Civic AssociationMAIN OFFICE: WASHINGTON, D. C.Executive BoardDR. JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, New YorkHENRY A.BARKER, Providence, R. I.FRANK CHAPIN BRAY, New YorkMISS MARY MARSHALL BUTLER, Yonkers, N. Y.DR. KENYON L. BUTTERFIELD, Amherst, Mass.MRS. CAROLINA BARTLETT CRANE, Kalananco, Mich.Executive BoardGEORGE OTIS DRAPER, New YorkFREDERICK L. FORD, Hartford, Conn.EDWARD HATCH, JR., New YorkJ. L. HUDSON, Detroit, Mich.MRS. MELVILLE F. JOHNSTON, Richmond, Ind.HARLAN P. KELSEY, Salem, Mass.Executive BoardWARREN H. MANNING, Boston, Mass.MRS. A. H. McCREA, Chicago, III.MRS. EDWIN F. MOULTON, Warren, OhioJOHN NOLEN, Cambridge, Mass.GRAHAM ROMEYN TAYLOR, Chicago, III.BRAINARD H. WARNER, Washington, D. C.OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY913-914 UNION TRUST BUILDINGWASHINGTON, D. C.July 6, 1910.Dr. William F. Bade,c/o The Independent,130 Fulton Street,New York City.My dear Friend:-I was in my office for a little while yesterday - Sunday - morning, of course only to secure and read letters from my wife, but incidentally found yours and enclosed at once a copy of Secretary Ballinger's order, which had come to my office only the day before. I should be glad to read the editorial that you are to have in the Independent.I shall be more than glad to pass on to Mrs. Watrous your kind regards and if I get to New York during the summer, shall hunt you up either at the office or at your residence.Sincerely yours,[illegible]RBW/MS06284


Washington, D. C.

Date Original

1910 Jul 11


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0631

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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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