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2002 What's New or Improved

2002 December 30

available on Book Chapters, Annotated John Muir Bibliography
  • Added annotation for "John Muir," in Ralph Waldo Emerson: Days of Encounter , by John McAleer

2002 December 8

available on Life and Contributions of John Muir

2002 November 30

available on Life and Contributions of John Muir, Conservation Legacy

2002 November 10

available on Chronology of the Life and Legacy of John Muir
  • Added listing for September 26, 1931 - A Redwood Tree dedicated to John Muir is planted in Joaquin Miller Park, Oakland, California, by the California Writers Club, joining memorial trees dedicated to many other well-known authors.
  • Added listing for 1985 - John Muir Inducted as the first inductee in the Wisconsin Conservation Hall of Fame in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. (off-site link)

2002 October 26

available on Bibliographic Resources, Book Jackets, and Chronology of the Life and Legacy of John Muir
  • Added book jacket summary and book cover image of America's Wilderness, The Photographs of Ansel Adams, With the Writings of John Muir

2002 October 22

available on Mountain Days: The John Muir Musical

2002 October 20

available on John Muir in Sculpture

2002 October 14

available on Bibliographic Resources, Book Jackets, and Chronology of the Life and Legacy of John Muir

2002 October 11

available on Bibliographic Resources and Organizations

2002 October 9

available on the top Header frame
  • Replaced Sierra Club logo with new black and white logo with larger text making phrase "Founded 1892" more readable
  • Put black frame around Muir photo to balance new logo
  • Added Search box and Button

2002 October 4

Global improvement throughout John Muir Exhibit
  • Sierra Club assistant webmaster Adrian Cotter finds and installs solution to the "two-clicks required" to return to your search engine problem. Global replacement of javascript allows access to the John Muir Exhibit from any search engine, with only one click required to return to the search engine.

2002 September 11

available on Bibliographic Resources, Book Reviews
  • John Muir: A Reading Bibliography compiled and annotated by William F. Kimes and Maymie B. Kimes
available on Life and Legacy of John Muir (Muir's Philosophy)

2002 August 31

New Feature - available on navigation bar and Writings of John Muir
  • Added an illustrated overview of John Muir's Stickeen, his true story about an adventure with a dog on a glacier
available on Songs About John Muir and John Muir Bibliography, Music available on Life and Legacy
  • Re-designed page to organize by topic, and added numerous links from other locations of the John Muir Exhibit to this page
  • Updated and restored 1996 John Muir Conference Abstracts

2002 August 30

available on Awards Received

2002 August 18

available on Life and Contributions of John Muir, Chronology, and on Places Important to John Muir:
  • Added Muir, Michaux, And Gray On The Roan By Bob Fulcher - reprint from The Tennessee Conservationist, September-October, 1998, about Muir's 1898 botanical excursion to Roan Mountain

2002 August 16

available on John Muir Newsletter

2002 August 11

available on Arts and News and Upcoming Events
  • Added In John Muir's House - Fourth Exhibit on Muir and Keith focuses on Muir's personal art collection

2002 August 2

available on Bibliographic Resources, Press Releases

2002 June 30

available on 1998 Stamp and First Day Covers

available on Arts, Collectibles, Educational Resources, Student Page, News and Upcoming Events, Related Resources:

  • Added off-site link to Keeping a Nature Journal - Make your own nature journal - template included using red ribbon like John Muir

2002 June 15

available on the Chronology of the Life and Legacy of John Muir, a part of our feature on Life and Legacy of John Muir :
  • Added new listing for 1966 for the establishment of John Muir College at the University of California, San Diego.

2002 June 2

available on John Muir National Historic Site

2002 June 1

available on Places Important to John Muir

2002 May 23

available on Home Page
  • Updated background on Muir and his relevance today

2002 May 19

available on Paintings of John Muir available on 1964 John Muir Postage Stamp available on Drawings, Sketches and Decorative Arts of John Muir

2002 May 3

New Feature:
  • Crossword Puzzles - Two to solve, in both interactive and printable formats.
    • John Muir Life Puzzle
    • John Muir Geography Puzzle
Improved organization, navigation, and added new links on: available on The Life and Contributions of John Muir and Book Press Releases, John Muir's Last Journey

2002 April 6

available on Mountain Days, the John Muir Musical available on Tributes to John Muir available on Writings of John Muir

2002 March 30

available on Places Named after John Muir
  • Added listing under Sonora, California: John Muir Building, Mother Lode Fairgrounds - the largest building this fair, at 11,250 sq. ft.
  • Added listing under Amherst, New York: John Muir Drive.
  • Added listings under Coarsegold, California: John Muir Drive, John Muir Court
  • Added listing under Idyllwild, California: John Muir Road.
  • Added listing under Lake Arrowhead, California: John Muir Road.
  • Added listing under Mammoth Lakes, California: John Muir Road.
  • Added listing under Middleton, Wisconsin: John Muir Drive.

2002 March 13

available on John Muir in the Arts and News and Upcoming Events

2002 February 24

available on Chronology of Life and Legacy of John Muir
  • Updated events, especially for 1911, 1912, and 2001, and corrected links.

2002 February 23

available on Arts, Life and Legacy, Genealogy, and Tributes

available on Life and Legacy

available on Related Resources and Sierra Club John Muir Education Project
  • Updated page content and corrected off-site broken links

2002 February 20

available on Tributes, and News and Upcoming Events
  • Added Honoree on THE EXTRA MILE - Points of Light Volunteer Pathway (Washington, D.C. - scheduled to open 2003)

2002 February 19

  • Added "Title" tags to navigation bar

2002 February 5

available on Tributes, John Muir Genealogy, and News and Upcoming Events

2002 February 3

available on Awards Received

2002 January 13

available on John Muir Day Study Guide
  • Added 2001 Update - [HTML] and [PDF]
  • Updated Resources [HTML] and PDF]



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