John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir]


Home. April 5, 1909Darling HelenI'm so glad you feel like flying "over the sea & far awa" I'll have to talk with Dr Moffett about you & find out what he thinks of your plan to venture so soon to sea-level instead of waiting on the desert another year as he at first decided. The John Burroughs party leaves S. F. on the Mongolia May 5thAll is fine here. Will be with you in a day or two Your devoted father John Muir


[Martinez, Calif.]

Date Original

1909 Apr 5


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0358

Collection Identifier

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

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. 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

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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