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In The Footsteps of John Muir

MacFeely Gallery

Opening Reception

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
6 pm – 9 pm

Exhibition Dates
April 15 – April 26

An Exhibit by Scottish photographer, Ken Paterson, In the footsteps of John Muir traces Muir’s life from his early days in Dunbar, Scotland to his love of Yosemite. This exhibit showcases the natural beauty of the environment Muir Loved and did so much to help preserve.

John Muir (April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) was a Scottish-American naturalist, author, and early advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. He is referred to as the “Father of the National Parks”.

Image: Ken Paterson, Doon Hill overlooking Dunbar Town, photograph

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