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Note Card by Nancy Middendorf

Note Card by Nancy Middendorf

Text on reverse reads:

"John Muir - (1838-1914), explorer and writer, helped start wilderness preservation in the U.S. He was instrumental in establishing our first national park [Note: This is incorrect - Muir was instrumental in establishing Yosemite National Park in 1890, but the first National Park was Yellowstone in 1872, which Muir had no part in.] and founded the Sierra Club, an influential environmental organization. John Muir taught the importance of exploring, enjoying, and protecting our natural heritage. For more information on the Sierra Club's current efforts and activities, write to: Sierra Club, 730 Polk St. address, San Francisco, CA 94104. [Please note: current Sierra Club address is 85 Second St., San Francisco, CA 94105.]

Earthnotes printed on 100% recycled paper.

Recycling reduces waste, saves energy, protects resources. Earth Care Paper Inc. P.O. Box 3335, Dept. 6A, Madison, WI 53704. Art © by Nancy Middendorf. The sale of this card helps support organizations working to protect our environment."

NOTE: This note card was released by Earth Care Paper Inc. sometime in the late 1980's. It was discontinued in 1989 and the company is no longer in business. The address given is no longer a valid address.

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