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Recollections of John Muir

Recollections of John Muir

interviews with John H. Briones, William Colby, Herbert Evans, Frank Swett

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Written in English


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Microfilm. Glen Rock, N.J. : Microfilming Corp. of America, 1978. On 1 microfilm reel with other titles ; 35 mm. (Forestry, parks and conservation oral history collection ; no. 39).

Statementinterviews conducted by John M. Jencks and Ernest Lowe for Radio Station KPFA.
SeriesNew York Times oral history program, Forestry, parks and conservation oral history collection ;, no. 39.
ContributionsBriones, John H., 1875-1968., Jencks, John M., Lowe, Ernest.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 49703 (S)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 v. (various foliations)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2905220M
LC Control Number84134470

  Although Muir was a prolific writer, he never published a complete account of this journey, and the diary for his trip has been lost, so the details of the trip have faded time. To find Muir's exact route we had to recreate the story of his trip. We found fourteen sources--articles, books, and letters--where John Muir wrote about the. John Muir and the Alaska Book Marion Randall Parsons - Muir's Love of Trees Charles Sprague Sargent - To the Memory of John Muir C. HartMerriam - Personal Recollections of John Muir Samuel Merrill - John Muir, Mountaineer Sir Edward Peck - Index (for The Life and Letters of John Muir) 5.

  Mountains of California | John Muir | *Non-fiction, Nature | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 4/7 Content of the video and Sections beginning time (clic. John Muir () was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, have been read by millions.

Topics for this issue of the always content-rich SCB are The Trinity Alps, Mount Olympus National Park, Personal Recollections of John Muir, a One-Man Diamond Hitch, The First Ascent of Mount Humphreys From the East, Skiing on the East Side of the Sierra, Wetterstein and Dolomites Climbs, Part III of the Mount Whitney Story, and of course more.   Mountains of California | John Muir | *Non-fiction, Nature | Audiobook full unabridged | English | 3/7 Content of the video and Sections beginning time (clic.


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