Fannie P. Carter


John Muir


5356 Knoll StGermantownPhila. Pa.11.24.1914.Esteemed FriendJohn MuirI have made some inquiry in regard to thy book on "Alaska" hoping it was coming out at this time, but do not hear of it yet. Where can I get it when it is ready. Thy book on the "Yosemite" I have read also "Stickeen" & Our National Parks" & now am waiting for "Alaska" & thy Autobiography05884

I have enjoyed them all, I have as yet read. Have just finished reading of a party who traveled in Alaska; lately & the book was written by Marshall Sc[illegible]ll, The unfortunate part was, they killed so many beautiful animals,SincerelyFannie P. Carter.


Phila[delphia], Pa.

Date Original

1914 Nov 24


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 27.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0795

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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