W[illia]m Rennie, Jr.


John Muir


March 16, 1914.Dear Mr Muir:—I have been in Scotland with my uncle Mr John Rennie and he gave me some photographs for you which I am sending.I also met Mr David and Mr Willie Douglas in Edinburgh and both were in poor health, although Mr Wm Douglas is still05725

running his business. They both send there best regards to you.I was coming down to Martinez to see you but as I was unable to get you on the telephone I began to doubt whether or not, you were at home.My uncle sends his very best regards to you and hopes to see you againthe next time he is out here.I am very sorry that I could not get into communication with you on the telephone as I would have liked very much to have met you personally.Yours trulyWm Rennie Jr.Barton VydFresnoCal.


Fresno, Calif.

Date Original

1914 Mar 16


Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 26 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0243

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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