CAMINETTI, Anthony, 1854-1923

Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
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California Historical Society
North Baker Research Library
San Francisco, CA
Papers: 1892, 4 pages.
A letter, dated 1892 Jan. 1 from San Francisco, written by J. M. Hutchings to California Congressman Anthony Caminetti, advocating for the establishment of one great national park in the High Sierra, from Yosemite to south of Mt. Whitney, and including endangered Sequoia groves. Hutchings writes that the park would be a boon to California tourism and the state economy.