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Colby, William Edward Letters concerning Hetch Hetchy, 1908-1910.
BANC MSS 99/364 cz Box 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Letters concerning Hetch Hetchy, 1908-1910

Creator/Contributor:

Colby, William Edward, 1875-1964, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Muir, John, 1838-1914

Creator/Contributor:

Chamberlain, Allen, 1867-

Creator/Contributor:

Mitchell, John E.

Creator/Contributor:

Goethe, C. M. (Charles Matthias), 1875-1966

Creator/Contributor:

Sierra Club

Abstract:

Consists chiefly of letters to William Colby regarding his work as secretary of the Sierra Club, mostly concerning actions to prevent the flooding of the Hetch Hetchy Valley by the city of San Francisco. Includes some letters addressed to other individuals, most notably John Muir.

Date:

1908 (issued)

Subject:

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Sierra Club.
Conservationists -- California
Dams -- California -- Hetch Hetchy Valley
Hetch Hetchy Valley (Calif.)

Note:

Removed from the Francis P. Farquhar papers (BANC MSS C-B 517).

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/364 cz Box 1

Origin:

California