David [Muir]


John Muir


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4& deserves lots of sympathy & love Her sickness seems to make her more lovely & sweet in her disposition everyday. She has quite home & everything she needs & wants for which we should be thankful Jno Reid is on the rampage in Nebraska or Kansas. Maggie is just about her usual. looks pale & tired & yet most of the time able to be about. riding out & working too. her girls Annie & Jessie are big strong well behaved sensible girls Sarah is pretty healthy looking for her & her folk are well About money I will try to send you some in June will that do? I wrote to Dan that you needed money he answered that he would send it to me before this time, but he has not done so yet. He reports doing a large business but cant collect


Portage, Wis

Date Original

1878 Apr 2


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 0760

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Page 4


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