H[erbert] W. Gleason


John Muir


[1][letterhead]1010 Bush St.San Francisco Oct. 12.My dear Mr. Muir:Mrs. Gleason and I plan to come you for a little while next Thurs[day?] [with?] Mrs. Parsons in the feel well enough to come spend a day or two take care of you05865[2][letterhead]nicely. I wish you feel able to attend my Alaska lecture next Friday evening; I think you would find the views interesting.I am sending you a photo of the Harriman Glacier which I think you will like.There was a very large audience05865

[3][letterhead]at my lecture in Berkeley Friday night, and I expect there will be another next Friday night. Alaska still seems to be a live subject, in spite of the European war.Faithfully yours,H. W. Gleason.05865


San Francisco

Circa Date

[1914] Oct 12


Original letter dimensions: 14 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0713

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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