Edmund N. Carpenter


John Muir


E. I. DU POINT DE NEMOURS POWDER CO.WILMINGTON. DELAWARE, U.S.A.E. N. CARPENTER, SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVECASILLA 1422, VALPARAISO, CHILE, S.A.Direccion Cablegráfica: "CARPONT"SANTIAGO CHILE, 26" NOVEMBER 1911.DR. JOHN MUIRUNITED STATES LEGATIONBUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINADEAR DOCTOR MUIR:While crossing the Cordillera a week ago I made a number of kodak snap shots from the train. These have just been developed with better results than I sometimes have, so I enclose copies in hopes they will remind you of the Yankee of1c1na you are to visit on your next trip to Chile.With best wishes for a successful journey. I remain,[Illegible]05120


Santiago, Chile

Date Original

1911 Nov 26


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0695

Collection Identifier

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

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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.


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



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