Muir, John, 1927-

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Epithet: Rector of St. James's, Glasgow

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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.

From the guide to the James Eastman Shone collection of Muiriana, 1831-1971, (University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Dept. of Special Collections)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Sir Joseph Gold political and miscellaneous ephemera collection, 1960s-1990s University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn David Starr Jordan papers, 1861-1964 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. 1793 - 1999. Special Agent Land Correspondence. 1912 - 1924. Mr. Creel's Report. 1913 - 1919. Exhibit G, excerpt concerning nut pine from quot;Mountains of Californiaquot; by John Muir, submitted as exhibit to Creel's quot;Report on Washoe Indian Allotments.quot;
referencedIn Vol. CLXVI (ff. 297). Apr.1822..includes:ff. 1, 67 Alexander Cockburn, diplomatist: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1812-1845. f. 5 James Corry, Secretary, Irish Linen Office: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1813-1824. f. 7 Mary Foster, of Manchester: Pet... British Library
referencedIn Appleton-Century mss., 1846-1962 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)
referencedIn Henry Meade Bland Papers, ca. 1905-1931 Bancroft Library
referencedIn White family papers, 1795-1922. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn California Cornerstones: Selected Images from The Bancroft Library Pictorial Collection Bancroft Library
creatorOf Records of the U.S. House of Representatives. 1789 - 2015. Petitions and Memorials. 1820 - 1968. Petition and map from John Muir and other founders of Sierra Club protesting a bill to reduce the size of Yosemite National Park.
creatorOf James Eastman Shone collection of Muiriana, 1831-1971 University of the Pacific. Library. Holt-Atherton Dept. of Special Collections
Role Title Holding Repository
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associatedWith Bland, Henry Meade, 1863-1931 person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith D. Appleton-Century Company. corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Eastman family family
associatedWith Galloway family family
associatedWith Gold, Joseph, 1912- person
associatedWith Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931 person
associatedWith Muir family family
associatedWith Shone, James Eastman person
correspondedWith Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Isle of Man, England
Scotland, United Kingdom
Environmentalism--West (U.S.)
Yosemite National Park (Calif.)--History


Birth 1927-12-09




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