Melville B. Anderson


John Muir


Menlo Park, 19 Feb., 1914Mr John Muir:My dear Friend:This is lent to tell you that I m arrived at this place and am, of course, wishing to see you. Where and when I must leave to your good pleasure. I feel that that I owe it to myself to show you my work, tho' I am afraid of boring you. So, if I have the good fortune to arrange a meeting with you, I shall bring along a couple of [illegible]. In half an hour you, sitting with [illegible] in judgment, could determine what circle of [illegible] is my proper place.Yours with loyal affectionMelville B AndersonTel. Palo Alto773 -05711


Menlo Park [Calif.]

Date Original

1914 Feb 19


Original letter dimensions: 25.5 x 20.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0189

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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