Ruth Parkhurst


Ruth Parkhurst


John Muir


9/20/09We have just left this delightful old city, and regretfully, for one could spend months here, and, as in London, always find something to enjoy. The Trossach country is lovely, and I enjoyed the sail across [illegible] Katrine, with its romantic associations, so much. Hoping you are all well I amSincerelyRuth ParkhurstMr. John Muir,MartinezCaliforniaU.S.A.06825



Date Original

1909 Sep 20


Original letter dimensions: 9 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0746

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.


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



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