John Muir


John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson



Martinez, Jan. 14, 1896.

My dear Johnson

Next Saturday the patrons of the Sierra Club will hold a meeting, & then will no doubt take action on the recession of Yosemite to the Federal Government Even Vice President Olney, friend of J.P.[I?] favors this move at last. & at least nine tenths of the people of the state would if they cared enough to think or act in the matter.
Hoping the New Year is dealing kindly with you & yours, I am

Ever devotedly yours

John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1896 Jan 14


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0039

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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