John Muir


John Muir


Hanna [family]


2]But with her nothing is ever regarded as serious.I supposed the letters returned to Martinez were a few forwarded from New York to Arden where I'm not had they been in Mrs Harriman's care I would have received themI'm now at Professor Osborn's summer home working on the end of my Yosemite book hoping to finish it before leaving for S. Am. Address my letters c/o Professor H. F. OsbornGarrisons on-Hudson, N. Y.[1][July, 1911]N. Y.Dear Wanda Tom & boysI was very glad to learn you were all in good health. Have just had a letter from Helen saying she had to go to Los Angeles to have medical advice for her eyes. They were causing great pain. She is also suffering from cold in her head from sleeping in a blast of hot wind This she says is not serious05063

[3]Write to Helen and find out just how she is. She expects to go to Bear Valley in San Bernardino Mountains for a month or two. But her letters will be forwarded from Daggett.I suppose you've heard I've been highly honored at Yale.I'm not sure that I've spelled Louie's name correctly Write and tell me. I refer to enclosed dedicationEver devotedlyJohn Muir


Garrisons on Hudson, N. Y.

Circa Date

[1911 Jul 1]


Original letter dimensions: 15 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0454

Collection Identifier

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

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

Owning Institution

Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

Copyright Date



2 pages


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



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