R[ichard] A[chilles] Ballinger


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIORWASHINGTONJune 11, 1909.My dear Mr. Johnson:In addition to what I have said to you in correspondence respecting the Hetch Hetchy Valley, and in reply to your letter of June 10, just received, will say that it is my intention to visit the valley during the summer in connection with a visit to the Yosemite, and I hope to become better informed in connection with the situation.Very truly yours,[illegible]SecretaryMr. R. U. Johnson,Editorial Department,Century Magazine,Union Square, Nww York.[illegible]06257


Washington [D. C.]

Date Original

1909 Jun 11


Original letter dimensions: 23 x 28.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0532

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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