W[illia]m F. Herrin


John Muir


Herrin[letterhead]DunsmuirJuly 29 1912My dear Mr. Muir,I was sorry not see you the other day & am just leaving here to night for San Francisco and after being there Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday expect to return Thursday for a few days more at Shasta Springs.My clerk Murphy said you were going to Alaska. When05231

are you going and when will you return? My daughters have not been at Chester Springs yet this summer but I expect one of them at least to be there during September and I would like to have you visit us during that month.I hope to see you before you go to Alaska. Cant you come in one day this week?I expected a visit from Mrs. Harriman this summer but the latest newsfrom her is that she will not come to California at all although she is going out to Idaho to give the boys a vacation.I hope to see you very soon.With best wishes I amMost Sincerely yoursWm F Herrin


Car Wildwood, Dunsmuir

Date Original

1912 Jul 29


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 1133

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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