William H. Taft


W[illia]m H. Taft


John Muir


THE WHITE HOUSEWASHINGTONApril 6, 1911.My dear John Muir:I have your letter of March 31st. We will see if we can prevent any injustice being done in the matter. No action will be taken until the Commission of Army Engineers has sent in its report. You can be sure of that.Very sincerely yours,[illegible]John Muir, Esq.,Martinez, Cal.04993


Washington, D. C.

Date Original

1911 Apr 6


Original letter dimensions: 18.5 x 15.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0219

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


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