Mary Harriman


Mary Harriman


John Muir


[1][letterhead]June 26thDear Mr MuirYour joyous letter gave me pleasant assurances of your having [illegible] the ordeal with becoming dignity & allowed05052

[2]yourself T. succumb to the inspiration & exhileration of Yale. How can you settle down to the tyranny of your pen now!Think of us as on the Sultana

[3]this week both on the Hudson & the Sound following the College boat races with a party of enthusiastic young people. I hope Saturday Evening will find us safely "at home" again.If you do not fancy the ideas of spending a "lone Fourth" in town we will welcome you here.Always with best wishes yoursSincerelyMary W. Harriman


Arden, N. Y.

Circa Date

[1911] Jun 26


Original letter dimensions: 15 x 25.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0414

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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