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Memo on receipt of Harriman Alaska Expedition Vol 1-2

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Receipt for the first two volumes of Harriman Alaska Expedition courtesy of Doubleday, Page & Company.

Resource Type: Receipt

Subject: Harriman Alaska Expedition; Books and reading; Gifts; Burroughs, John, 1837-1921; Muir, John, 1838-1914; Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938

Date: 1901-12-03

Letter from Robert U. Johnson to Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

Robert U. Johnson has received a letter from John Muir stating that Muir "would love to be of use to you (meaning President Roosevelt) in the High Sierra whenever you go to California." Johnson also encloses some extracts from a letter from his brother, a "conscience Republican" from Indiana's sixth district, who is an ex-Representative.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Indiana; California--Sierra Madre; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1902-11-11

President Roosevelt and John Muir

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir at Yosemite. Both men are standing, mountains and waterfall in rear. Original is black and white; this is a photocopy of the original. Caption on verso: "Photographed from stereograph, copyright 1904, by Underwood & Underwood, New York, President Roosevelt and Mr. John Muir, the Naturalist taken last year on Glacier Point above the Yosemite Valley, California."

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: California--Yosemite National Park; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1903

Grizzly giant, President Roosevelt and party

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt, John Muir and others at the base of a giant sequoia. Pillsbury Picture Co. No. 44.

Resource Type: Photograph

Subject: Redwoods; Giant sequoia; Sequoia (Genus); Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1903

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Benjamin Ide Wheeler

Description:

President Roosevelt thanks Dr. Wheeler for his work and is looking forward to seeing Yosemite with John Muir.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Presidents--Travel; California--Yosemite National Park; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1903-05-04

Remarks of President Roosevelt at Raymond, California, May 15, 1903

Description:

Theodore Roosevelt begins by stating that he did not expect to speak today, and therefore he asks his listeners to excuse his "costume." He is dressed for a visit to Yosemite National Park with John Muir. He then highlights the beauty and prosperity of California. Having visited the state for the first time, he now understands why it is important for the nation to invest in its development, even proportionately higher investment than in any other state. He ends by commenting on the people and the duties of citizenship, which are the same throughout the nation: leading lives with a spirit of decency, courage, and common sense.

Resource Type: Speech

Subject: Hiking; California--Raymond Basin; California--Yosemite National Park; Rocky Mountains; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1903-05-15

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to John Burroughs

Description:

President Roosevelt is not pleased with George Bird Grinnell and his actions that support the "assailants" against John Burroughs. Roosevelt is pleased that Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt and Ted Roosevelt will be joining him for a future trip to see Burroughs at his Slabsides cabin.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Presidents--Travel; California--Yosemite National Park; Grinnell, George Bird, 1849-1938; Muir, John, 1838-1914; Roosevelt, Edith Kermit Carow, 1861-1948; Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944

Date: 1903-05-19

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Edwin H. Conger

Description:

President Roosevelt introduces John Muir and Charles S. Sargent, who will be making a scientific trip to China. Roosevelt asks Minister Conger to help them with their travels.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: International relations; Science--International cooperation; China; Muir, John, 1838-1914; Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927

Date: 1903-05-19

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Robert Sanderson McCormick

Description:

President Roosevelt introduces John Muir and Charles S. Sargent, who will be visiting Siberia and are interested in "certain tree and rock studies." Roosevelt asks Ambassador McCormick to help Muir and Sargent in any way.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: International relations; Science--International cooperation; Russia; Muir, John, 1838-1914; Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927

Date: 1903-05-19

Letter from Theodore Roosevelt

Description:

President Roosevelt introduces John Muir and Charles Sprague Sargent, especially to all diplomatic, consular, naval, and military representatives of the United States abroad.

Resource Type: Letter

Subject: Travel; Sargent, Charles Sprague, 1841-1927; Muir, John, 1838-1914

Date: 1903-05-19

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