H. P. Wood
HAWAII A TOURIST RESORT A PLACE FOR HOMES THE STRATEGIC CENTER OF THE PACIFIC
FRED L. WALDRON, CHAIRMAN
WILLARD E. BROWN, TREASURER
Wm. T. LUCAS
J. A. McCANDLESS
James L. McLEAN
H. P. WOOD, SECRETARY
THE Hawaii promotion Committe
Territory of Hawaii, Honolulu Chamber of Commerce
Merchants' Association of Honolulu
CABLE ADDRESS "PROMOTION"code used "1901"
CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
LOYD CHILDS, AGENT
R'Y. FOLDER-SCHEDULE DISTRIBUTING co.
397 MONADNOCK BUILDING
CENTRAL RY. AND HOTEL DISTRIBUTING.
334 DEARBORN STREET
NEW YORK RY. AND S. S. TIME TABLE CO.
No. 4 BENSON ST., OPP. N. Y. LIFE BLDG.
RAILWAY, HOTEL AND STEAMSHIP ADV. CO.
NO. 44 FEDERAL STREET
FOR RATES AND DATES OF SAILINGS FOR HONOLULU APPLY TO NEAREST RAILWAY OR STEAMSHIP PASSENGER AGENT
HONOLULU, HAWAII, May 14, 1908.
John Muir, Esq., Martinez,
Your favor of May 2nd just to hand.
We are pleased indeed to know that you will accept the invitation of the people of Hawaii and make us a visit at an early date. Choose your own time, only, if possible, let us know slightly in advance of your coming. You are at liberty to choose any line of steamers you may wish. The General Passenger Agents of the Pacific Mail Steamship Company, Oceanic Steamship Company, Matson navigation Company and the American-Hawaiian Steamship Company have received instructions to favor you with transportation when requested.' I would suggest, however, that you notify them, if possible, thirty days in advance, in order that you may secure the best accommodations obtainable.
Trusting that we may have the pleasure of seeing you in Hawaii within the next few months and with "best wishes for your continued good health, "believe me
br>Yours very truly,
1908 May 14
Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.
Wood, H. P., "Letter from H. P. Wood to John Muir, 1908 May 14." (1908). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5416.
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