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

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

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University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. 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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