Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]


John Muir


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[3rd?]I think a great deal of those beautiful pictures of different view in the Yosemite Valley that you sent me by Sarah, [squiggle] she is well, and has been very comfortably provided for _ she lives not very far from "Fosters" and as they have a carriage she goes out to ride with them at times. and Davids' father lives at "Fosters" he is now 83 years of age, and still very well_With this letter I will mail for you a small package which is a "Present" to my dear Granddaughter_


Portage, [Wisc]

Date Original

1884 Dec 30


Original letter dimensions: 39.5 x 13 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 0172

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Page 3


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