Jas L. Sperry


Jas. L. Sperry


John Muir


Big Trees

Sept 6th 1894

John Muir Esq

Martinez Cal

Dear Sir

I recvd your very interesting Book a few days since Please accept thanks for the [pleasure?]
I trust to see you again soon when we can hold you for a long time. We should be glad to see your family with you.

Very sincerely yours

Jacob Sperry


Mtns of Cal

Sperry of

Cala[illegible] Sequoia


Big Trees [Calaveras Co., Calif]

Date Original



Original letter dimensions: 24.5 x 20 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 0385

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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