As a renowned naturalist, explorer, writer, and conservationist, John Muir is considered a forefather of the modern environmental movement. Since 1970, Holt-Atherton Special Collections has been the repository for the John Muir Papers and over a dozen Muir related collections. Today, approximately 75% of the extant papers of Muir are preserved here.


Browse the John Muir Papers Collections:

John Muir: A Reading Bibliography by Kimes

John Muir Autobiography

John Muir Correspondence

John Muir Drawings

John Muir Journals

John Muir Newsletters

John Muir Notebooks

John Muir Photographs

Reminiscences about John Muir