Nrftt #nrfe Aaanriatinn for % Gtolttfratum of Harant HotaCOMMITTEEDAVID II. GRBEB HENRY M. LEIPZIGER M. ALLEN STARR ROBERT BAKBRSO pine street new york.January 29th, i<uo.Hon. John Mir,Pres. Society for Preservation of Rational Parks,302 Mills Building,San Francisco, Oal.My dear Sir:-I nave just read with ¦¦ fueh interest the pamphlet ahout the preservation of the Hetch-IIetchy Valley and the Yosemite Park.Ahout 1872 you led my father, Rev. Dr. John Hall, and myself (a small hoy at the time) up a part of the Yosemite Valley, and I remember you with pleasure.My ayrapathiea are with you in your efforta to keep the Park Grounds for the use of the people. We, in our Vacant Lot work here, have been trying to teach the people to "camp out", to live free and healthy Uvea, but onr one difficulty haa been in getting the land! for +^e people to camp on.You have my bent wishes for the success of your goodwork.HOWARD PAYflON WILDS, ChairmanLAWSON PCRDYBOLTON HALL, Tu^nvnnu *¦ DUNCAN BVLKLEYWHIDDEN GRAHAM H. V. BRUCE, Suit. D. O. HARRIS
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