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John Muir

John Muir (21 April 1838

The connection belongs to Individual People connections.

Connected Sites

  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks: 1897 (via Banff and Canadian Rockies) Link
  • Glacier parks: Alaska "- 1879 (first Alaskan expedition with S. Hall Young) (Fort Wrangell, Glenora on the Stikine River, mid-October - Glacier Bay) 1880 (July-September, to Taylor Glacier with Stickeen) 1881 (May-October, Cruised aboard the Corwin, Bering Sea, Siberia) 1890 1896 1897 (via Banff and Canadian Rockies) 1899 (Harriman Alaska Expedition) (Sitka -June 1899) (Wrangell, Glacier Bay, Prince William Sound - 1899) Link
  • Grand Canyon: Grand Canyon (Flagstaff), Arizona - September 29, 1896 (with Gifford Pinchot), February-March 1909 (with John Burroughs)  Link
  • Mammoth Cave: "The naturalist John Muir (early September 1867)" - Wiki (Mammoth Cave National Park)
  • Stone Town of Zanzibar: Zanzibar, Tanzania : January - February 1912 Link
  • Wrangel Island: (claimed the island for the United States in 1881)
  • Yellowstone: Yellowstone National Park, Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana - 1885
  • Yosemite National Park: 1868: Muir's first trip to Yosemite Valley


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