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James Eastman Shone Collection Of Muiriana (1831-1971)
MSS 301  
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SERIES 1 - JOHN MUIR (box 1)


1.1.1 Correspondence from John Muir: 37 letters (1875-1913 bulk 1880-1995) to his family, Carr, Keith, Mr. Page, Osborn, Stoddard, and Woolson.


1.1.2 Correspondence to John Muir: 12 letters (1894-1910) from Catherine Hittell, Warren Page, Anna Head, Harriett Andrews, Eliza Hendricks, Mary Harriman, A.H. Sellers, J.C. Branner


1.2.1 Manuscripts (contains 1 drawing)


1.2.2 Writings by others


1.2.3 Clippings Drawings - Alaska Drawings - Animals Drawings - Glacial Action Drawings - Mechanical Drawings - Santa Cruz Mountains Drawings - Sierras (3 folders) Drawings - Trees Drawings - Washington


SERIES 1 - JOHN MUIR (continued - box 2) Photos - John Muir Portraits Photos - John Muir Sculptures Photos - John Muir On Location Photos - John Muir With family Photos - John Muir With others Photos - Daniel and Ann Gilrye Muir Photos - Wanda Muir Hanna and Family Photos - Helen Muir Funk and Family Photos - John and Louisiana Strentzel family Photos - Other People: William Duncan, Isabella Thayer,William Keith, John Burroughs, and Charles Keeler, Galen Clark, Tom and Wanda Hanna, L.M. Wolfe, John Wright Burchham, Mrs. H. J. Taylor, Dr Frances [Mather?], Col. John R. White, Sierra Club (1902), Cecilia Galloway Macdougald, Maggie Rae Lunam, Thomas Robinson, Annie L. Muir (John Muir's sister). Photos - Strentzel and Muir homes in Martinez, California Photos - Petrified Forest and Grand Canyon, Arizona Photos - Lake Mendota, Mount Shasta, Bluff Lake Meadow Photos - Mount Rainier (Mrs. Wolfe, A. C. Warner, Elcaine Longmire) Photos - Plant Life Photos - Scotland Photos - Hickory Hill House and Farm (Muir's boyhood home) and Portage, Wisconsin Photos - Yosemite




2.1 Ann Gilrye Writings


2.2 Ann Gilrye Drawings


2.3 Genealogy Notes - Galloway


2.4 Genealogy Clippings - Muir, Eastman, Paulin, Reid, Galloway, Roessler/Blackley, Foster, Treadway, and Hand


2.5 Correspondence - Helen and Wanda Muir, Anna Eastman, Marjorie [Eastman] Shone, "Cecilia"


2.6 Reminiscence - [Anna Galloway Eastman?] re: Mother's tales of home in Scotland


2.7 Galloway, George


2.8 Composition book (belonged to Sarah Muir, Fountain Lake), ca. 1865-71


2.9 Autograph Book (kept by Anna Galloway 1884-1892). Autographs include John Muir, with drawings.


2.10 Plant Pressings




3.1 Sarah Muir Galloway


3.2 Anna Galloway (Sarah Galloway, Kenneth Shone, James Shone?)


3.3 "Grandfather" Galloway


3.4 Cecelia Galloway


3.5 Grace Galloway (Photo Album believed to have belonged to Grace Galloway)


3.6 Eastman (Anna Eastman, Hiram Eastman, and "Grandmother")


3.7 Kenneth Eastman and Marjorie Ann Eastman (James Shone)


3.8 Kenneth Eastman


3.9 Marjorie Eastman


3.10 John Frank Paulin


3.11 Joanna Gilrye Muir Brown Family (Bessie Brown Correll, Franklin Correll, Margaret Correll, Joan Correll, Bernice Brown, Ethel Brown, Walter Brown)


3.12 James Eastman Shone


3.13 Mary Muir Hand (Willis Hand, Wheler Hand, Howard Hand, Helen Hand)


3.14 Margaret Muir Reid (Karl B. Reid, Bernice Waterman, John Reid, Anna and Jessie Reid, Harry Reid, Russell Reid, Randell Reid, Jesse Reid, Anna Waterman, William Coleman)


3.15 David Muir (Marjory Muir, Harry Owens, Anna Riggs, Fred Riggs, Arthur Owens, Carrie Muir, Anna Muir, Will Muir, Johnnie Muir, Catherine "Katie" Muir, Frances Muir Riggs, Daniel Muir)



Scope and Content Note

Twenty-five books and publications owned by various family members and signed by John Muir and others.


Scope and Content Note

14 tusk, tooth, and bone carvings said to have been given to Sarah or Anna Galloway by John Muir from his trips to Alaska. Annie L. Muir's Binoculars. The carvings and binoculars are in the John Muir bookcases in the reading room.