John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


"To explore, enjoy, and render accessible the mountain regions of the Pacific Coast; to publish authentic information concerning them; to enlist the support and co-operation of the people and the Government In preserving the forests and other natural features of the Sierra Nevada Mountains."Board of Directors---1910-1911Mr. John Muir. President MartinezProf. A. G. McAdie, Vice-President San FranciscoProf. J. N. Le Conte, Treasurer BerkeleyMr. William E. Colby. Secretary San FranciscoProf. Wm. F. Badè BerkeleyProf. E. C Franklin Stanford UniversityProf. W. C. Morgan BerkeleyMr. E. T. Parsons San FranciscoMr. Willoughby Rodman Los AngelesOuting CommitteeProf. J. N. Le Conte Mr. E. T. ParsonsMr. Wm. E. Colby, Chairman and ManagerMr. Clair S. Tappaan, (Los Angelas) Assistant ManagerHonorary Vice-PresidentsProf. George Davidson San FranciscoMr. R. U. Johnson The Century, New YorkPres. David Starr Jordan Stanford UniversityMr. Gifford Pinchot Washington, D. C.Committee on Publications Prof. Wm. F. Badè. Editor BerkeleyMrs, E. T. Parsons, Book Reviews BerkeleyProf. Wm. R. Dudley, Forestry Notes Stanford Univ. Prof. J. B. Church, Jr. Mr. Elliott McAllisterMr. Alex. G. Eells Mr. E. T. ParsonsMr. J. S. Hutchinson, Jr. Prof. H. W. RolfeSIERRA CLUB 403 MILLS BUILDING San Francisco, Cal.San Francisco, April 20, 1911.Darling Helen:-I start tonight about half past nine o'clock but I am going over to get on Mr. Herrin's car about 6 o'clock. All goes well. Write to me now [illegible] R.U.Johnson, The Century Magazine, Union Square, New York. Continue to be very careful of your health and of the darling boy.Your devoted father,\[illegible]


San Francisco

Date Original

1911 Apr 20


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0239

Collection Identifier

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

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

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The Huntington Library, Muir Family Papers, HM 57349-57497. 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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