Maggie R. [Margaret Muir Reid]


John Muir


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[2]I thank you John & Louie for those beautiful pictures of Wanda. & Helen. they look sweet & pretty. You were fortu -nate in getting such good ones. & Sister A. says they are 'perfect likenesses´if I only had a good one of Louis. & yourself now. I would be satisfiyed. I have a good one of you John in your mountain suit but I would like one in a dress suit too. There is no end to me is there? __ We were so glad to see Sister Annie looking so much better. & she seems to feel so much stronger I was sorry she could not stay longer with us. she only stayed a week with us & about the same length of time in Lincoln. [stricken word] letter from Joanna hurried her on, as J was visiting at another. & Sarahs at [Metina?]01329


Collyer, Kansas

Date Original

1888 Sep 29


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 12.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 1176

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