Carrie B. Jump


Carrie B. Jump


John Muir


Mar 18 14Dear Mr Muir,May we ask the privilege of calling on you at your home the 2nd week in April when the girls will have vacation- They will consider an interview with the author of Stickeen the greatest blessing that has come to them in their short years.I hope some day you will write of the "[illegible]de and moss g[illegible]ore [beech?] that o'er canopies the glad" the brich, the [illegible]d of the soft maple2the bare lama[illegible]ack swamps as it breaks into its greens in spring- The glorious mountain ash - The Arbutus, Hrpatica Bloodroot & Partridge berry followed by the golden rod & Aster and the flaming L[illegible]ack &c, Ah! you have the cunning to paint the picture of old Wisconsin's glories, and bring life & color to every blade and leaf; How our hearts would bound in sympathy with such a production!-If you are well and it is057293convenient, you will confer great pleasure on us by permitting us on any day [illegible] by you to come to see you-Very SincerelyCarrie B. Jump3340 Fruit Vale AveOaklandCal.March 28-191405729


Oakland, Calif.

Date Original

1914 Mar 28


Original letter dimensions: 18.5 x 28 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0259

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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