Henry Meade Bland


John Muir


PRESIDENTHENRY MEADE BLANDSAN JOSEASST. SECY.ZANNETTE W. POTTERSAN JOSEPacific Short Story ClubSECRETARYLAWRENCE E. CHENOWETHTHE CAPITOL, SACRAMENTOFebruary 15, 1909.My dear Mr. Muir:-It affords us a great deal of pleasure to inform you that the officers and executive committee of the Pacific Short Story Club, recognizing the place you hold in the field of Western literature, and in appreciation of your efforts in its advancement, have unanimously elected you as an Honorary Member of the Pacific Short Story Club. We hope that our relations may be mutually beneficial and wish at this time to convey to you the congratulations and good will of the entire membership of the Club in California.[illegible]President.[illegible]Secretary.Mr. John Muir,Martinez, California.04440


San Jose [Calif.]

Date Original

1909 Feb 15


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0228

Collection Identifier

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

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