John Muir


[John Muir]


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


[illegible] about go[illegible] [illegible] about [illegible]From John Muir 108 Martinez, Sep. 3, 1910Dear Mr Johnson:I hav'nt forgotten your request for a statement about pioneers of forest & stream conservation. I'll look up old letters & articles & try to send you all I can find out very soon I'm sorry to see poor Pinchot running amuck after doing so much good hopeful work - from sound conservation going pell mell to destruction on the wings of crazy inordinate ambitionI wonder whither or [illegible] Mr Stotts is willing to sell the copyright of my m't'ns of California He doesn't sell many copies & instead of improving is letting the book run down taking of the gi[illegible] adding no new illustrations etc.[in margin: and by F.H.S.]


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1910 Sep 3


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0820

Collection Identifier

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

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

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.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

Copyright Date



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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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