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John Muir collection 1824-1966.

Author: Eva Scott Fényes; Charles Fletcher Lummis; John Muir; Jeanne C Smith Carr
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Manuscript : English
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John Muir (1838-1914) was a naturalist and philosopher, famous for calling attention to the natural lands of the United States and spurring on the movement to develop the National Parks. This collection spans from 1824-1966 and includes correspondence, an original sketch of Muir by Eva Scott Fenyes, newspaper clippings, ephemera, and a copy of Muir's Yosemite Valley journal.
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Genre/Form: Portraits
Clippings
Letters
Diaries
Manuscripts
Pencil sketches
Photostats
Named Person: John Muir; John Muir
Material Type: Manuscript, Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eva Scott Fényes; Charles Fletcher Lummis; John Muir; Jeanne C Smith Carr
OCLC Number: 856925843
Language Note: English.
Credits: Processed by Library staff after 1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 November 7, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).
Description: 0.25 linear feet, (1 box)

Abstract:

John Muir (1838-1914) was a naturalist and philosopher, famous for calling attention to the natural lands of the United States and spurring on the movement to develop the National Parks. This collection spans from 1824-1966 and includes correspondence, an original sketch of Muir by Eva Scott Fenyes, newspaper clippings, ephemera, and a copy of Muir's Yosemite Valley journal.

This collection spans from 1824-1966 and includes copies of John Muir's correspondence with Charles Fletcher Lummis from 1895-1912, an original sketch of Muir by Eva Scott Fenyes, newspaper clippings of articles by or about John Muir, ephemera, and a copy of Muir's journal documenting his time in the Yosemite Valley from 1869-1870. The journal copy appears to have been made by Jeanne Carr, date unknown. This collection contains photostats of correspondence between Muir and Lummis, the originals of which have been moved to the Charles Fletcher Lummis Manuscript Collection, MS.1.1.3221A and B.

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