William S. Morgan


John Muir


[letterhead]February 26:1914Mr. John Muir,Martinez, California.Dear Mr. Muir:At the last meeting of the Board of Directors of the California Writers Club it was unanimously voted to ask you to become an honorary member of the club.The club is composed of a 05716

group of men and women - about 108 in number - who are directly interested in writing books, magazine articles etc. and others interested in art. The sections of the club devote themselves to poetry, fiction, science, journalism, book reviews and the drama.The club is filling needs, not the least of which is to stimulate beginners in work along ideal lines.Your name would be an honor to us. It would be even more than this - it would be an inspiration to all connected with our club. May we add it to our list? If we may kindly sign the enclosed card and return it to me. Of course, you will understand that no fees or dues will be asked of you.Hoping to receive a favorable reply from youSincerely yours,William S. Morgan(President)1639 La Loma Av.,Berkeley, Calif.


Berkeley [Calif.]

Date Original

1914 Feb 26


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 26.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0205

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