John Muir


John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


Victoria Falls, & the magnificent glacial rock scenery of southern Rhodesia.From Mombasa I intend to make a short trip into the Nyanza lake region then start home via Suez, Naples, & N. Y.With kindest regards to Mrs. Johnson [Owens?] & Agnes & the Century folk I am everfaithfully yoursJohn Muir111Noted Abbott[letterhead]On the WindhukNear ZanzibarFeb. 4, 1912Dear Mr Johnson:I hope you had a good restful time in Europe & returned rejoicing to your Century work.I've had a grand trip in S. America & S. Africa finding far more than I was looking for. Indeed it seems to me that the time spent on this pair of hot continents has been the most fruitful of my life.I'm, now on my way to Mombasa from Beira, after a glorious trip to the Baobab forests of the Zambesi. The


Near Zanzibar [E. Africa]

Date Original

1912 Feb 4


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0815

Collection Identifier

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

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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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Muir-Hanna Trust

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



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