John Muir


John Muir


[William] Colby


[1][letterhead]New York CityMay 26, 1911Dear Mr ColbyI have just received a copy of "my first summer in the Sierra" It is dedicated To The Sierra Club Faithful Defender of the People's Playgrounds.Am stopping with the Harriman's. The above will be my address until the first of July.Faithfully John Muir

[2][letterhead]The American Alpine Club is arranging to give me a dinner at which you may be sure there will be a lot of Hetch Hetchy work.J. M.


New York

Date Original

1911 May 26


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0324

Collection Identifier

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

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



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