John Muir Clock | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society


John Muir Clock


Photograph of clock made by John Muir while a student at the University of Wisconsin in 1860. Children are looking at the John Muir clock in the museum at The State Historical Society. John Muir (1838-1914) was America's most famous and influential naturalist and conservationist. He is one of California's most important historical personalities. He has been called "The Father of our National Parks," "Wilderness Prophet," and "Citizen of the Universe."


Image ID: 49173

Creation Date: 1940 ca.

Creator Name: Unknown




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Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: (X198)2171

Original Dimensions: 5 x 4 inches




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