Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
John Muir Collection of Research Material: Finding Aid
mssHM 66491 (1-27)  
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (82.49 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Overview
 
Table of contents What's This?
Description
This collection is made up of 59 ephemera items related to naturalist John Muir (1838-1914) collected by collector J. Marshall Watkins while he was researching Muir. Includes pamphlets, brochures, newspaper clippings, magazine clippings, programs, poetry, and copies of Muir's writings and sketches.
Background
John Muir was a naturalist, conservationist, and author. His published works include: The Mountains of California, Our National Parks, The Yosemite, and My First Summer in the Sierra.
Extent
59 items.
Restrictions
The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.
Availability
Open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information, contact Reader Services.