John Muir


John Muir


[Katharine] Hooker


New York house & try to finish the Yosemite book before setting forth on the Amazon excursion. As you know I have to go to Yale CommencementRemember me to Mr & all who love you.Merry Lark keeps me in touch with the rose-floods of bloom & the Hooker home in general I have so long enjoyedWhen you go to S. F. send me your address. Mine[May 1911]Rochester N. Y.Dear Mrs HookerIt seems lonesomely long since I had a word from you direct.I'm now on my way to Boston after more than a week in Washington on Hetch Hetchy affairs, an awful strenuous week full of dizzying speeches, dinners, receptions, functions, etc. fit to kill. At Boston I want to arrange for books, then return to Mrs. Harriman's

until the middle of June will be c/o Mrs. E. H. Harriman, No. 1 East sixtyninth St. New Yorkor The Century Company, Union Square, New YorkTrusting to hear from you soon however briefly I am ever faithfullyJohn Muir


Rochester, N. Y.

Circa Date

[1911 May]


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0336

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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