Helena de Kay Gilder


John Muir


[Illegible]Gramercy ParkNew YorkMarch 20, 1911Dear Mr. Muir:-I am about to prepare a Life and Letters of my husband, Richard Watson Gilder, and I thought you might have some letters from him which would help me in my work. Would you be so kind as to let me have such letters, or copies of them? I would be most careful of any manuscripts and return them to you.Very sincerely yours[Illegible]04980


New York

Date Original

1911 Mar 20


Original letter dimensions: 27 x 20.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0185

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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