Creator

John Muir

Creator

John Muir

Recipient

[William] Colby

Transcription

Martinez Dec 31, 1908.Dear Mr Colby:I'll help you out in the matter of Mr Bade's Washington expenses, but all our 1000 minds should show their interest in the great cause, & their public spirit. I think I wrote you that I told R U Johnson that I would pay gladly all his expenses incurred in Washington since he complained that he was unable to do as much as he might on acct of cost of travel etc.If the great corporations are with us we will win. If not we may lose this particular fight. But truth & right must prevail at last. Anyhow we must be true to ourselves & the Lord -,Ever Yours John Muir

Location

Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1908 Dec 31

Source

Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier

muir17_1139-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 17, Image 1139

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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 http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections/Fees-and-Forms-.html

Owning Institution

National Archives. 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

Pages

1 page

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