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James Eastman Shone Collection Of Muiriana (1831-1971)
MSS 301  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biography / Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: James Eastman Shone collection of Muiriana
    Dates: 1831-1971
    Collection number: MSS 301
    Creator: Shone, James Eastman
    Creator: Muir, John
    Collection Size: 3 linear feet
    Repository: University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Dept. of Special Collections
    Stockton, California 95211
    Abstract: The collection includes correspondence to and from John Muir, over 100 Muir sketches and drawings, many photographs of Muir, Galloway, Eastman, Hand, Shone, and Reid families.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

    Access

    Collection open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

    Preferred Citation

    James Eastman Shone collection of Muiriana. MSS 301. Holt-Atherton Department of Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library.

    Biography / Administrative History

    John Muir (1838-1914) led the nation toward an understanding and appreciation of the natural environment and its value as both a material and spiritual resource. James Eastman Shone was the great-grandson of John Muir's sister, Sarah Muir Galloway.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    John Muir (1838-1914) led the nation toward an understanding and appreciation of the natural environment and its value as both a material and spiritual resource. James Eastman Shone was the great-grandson of John Muir's sister, Sarah Muir Galloway.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Muir family
    Galloway family
    Eastman family
    Environmentalism - West (U.S.)
    Naturalists - California - Drawings
    Yosemite National Park (Calif.) - History

    Related Material

    John Muir Papers MSS 048