John Muir


John Muir


W[illia]m E. Colby


Los Angeles, Cal., March 23, 1911.325 West Adams Street.William E. Colby, Secretary,Sierra Club,402 Mills Bldg.,San Francisco, Cal.Dear Mr. Colby:-I dined with Roosevelt day before yesterday and had a good long talk with him on the Hetch Hetchy matters. He was greatly interested and I told him that we were depending upon his help in the coming struggle for the integrity of the Park, which he promised to give.Here is a letter that will explain itself.Give Mr. Keith my love, and please tell me by return mall how he is.Faithfully yours,John Muir


Los Angeles

Date Original

1911 Mar 23


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0191

Collection Identifier

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

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The Bancroft Library, University of California at Berkeley. 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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Muir-Hanna Trust

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



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