Creator

Wm D. Armes

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

[letterhead]

May 15th, 1893.

My dear Mr. Muir,

I am in receipt of your letter in regard to a meeting of the Directors of the Sierra Club. With your permission I will call the meeting for a week from Saturday, as I shall be in Calistoga next Saturday, and I fear that it may not be possible to get together a [illegible] for this week. I am surprised at Olney’s favoring Irish for such a position. I suppose it is personal friendship. I certainly shall do what little I can to disappoint [Col.?] Irish’s hopes. I received a letter from Pres. Jordan saying he could not preside at a general meeting of the Club before April 5th.

Yours sincerely,

Wm. D. Armes.

Mr. Reid writes me that the Tahoe scheme is a go. He has taken 25 acres of land.

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Location

University of California Berkeley

Date Original

1893 May 15

Source

Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir07_0962-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0962

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Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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