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.
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.
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Collection open for research.