John Muir


John Muir


[Robert Underwood] Johnson


[Postmarked Aug 5 1896]

Port Townsend, Wash.

My dear Johnson

I'm just leaving for Alaska with Osborne & wish you & Mrs Johnson were here to glorify the party & trip.
I hope to get back in time to join the grvmnt commiss[ion] in the Sierra Pinchot is not going with me as was at first planned.
Do love yourself & get strong, Goodbye

Ever thine

John Muir

Bancroft Library


Port Townsend, Wash

Circa Date

[1896 Aug 5]


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0362

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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The Bancroft Library, University of California at Berkeley. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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