Eelta G. Sell


Eelta G. Sell


John Muir


1909[letterhead]My dear Mr Muir:-I was delighted on my return from San Francisco to find the charming story of Stickeen - with its kindly inscription - waiting for me You are certainly very kind to remember me & I appreciate it I assure you. Stickeen is certainly very human & very much alive & I enjoyed the story.Thanking you again & again for your kindly thought we are well as for the book - & trusting we will04527 have the pleasure of seeing you soon again I amVery sincerelyEelta G SellWednesday - June sixteenth.


El Portal, Calif.

Circa Date

[1909] Jun 16


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 27.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0542

Collection Identifier

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

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Owning Institution

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.


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



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