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J. Horace Mc Farland


San Francisco, March 31, 1908.J.Horace Mac Farland Esq.,President American Civic Association,Harrisburg, Pa.Dear Sir:-Knowing your active interest in all questions which pertain to our civic welfare, I beg to call your attention to the danger which threatens the Hetchy Valley, situated in the Yosemite National Park.I am sending you under separate cover, our last bulletin of the Sierra Club, which contains a statement of the situation. Any action which your organization may take in this relation, and any influence you may bring to bear upon Secretary Garfield, will be greatly appreciated.Very sincerely yours,06247


San Francisco

Date Original

1908 Mar 31


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 17, Image 0381

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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