E. C. Hawkins


E. C. Hawkins


John Muir


COPPER RIVER AND NORTHWESTERN RAILWAY COMPANYOFFICE OF GENERAL MANAGER CORDOVA. ALASKAE.C. HAWKINSGENERAL MANAGERAugust 20, 1910,Professor John Muir.Care Rev. S. Hall Young, Cordova, Alaska. My Dear Muir. I learn through Professor Martin and Dr. Young that you are to make a visit to this portion of Alaska in the very near future.I will be very much pleased if you call at our office together with Dr. Young in order to arrange a visit to the Copper River region. 1 have just received a note from Professor Martin saying he has camp equipment and in addition to an interesting visit to the Copper River glaciers he would like you to visit the Columbia glacier.We shall be very much pleased to render you any assistance in making your examination of the glaciers in this vicinity.Yours very truly,[illegible]ECH/EES04856


Cordova Alaska

Date Original

1910 Aug 20


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0750

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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