[John Muir]


Mrs. [Jeanne C. ] Carr


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[1] [in margin: If you see Mrs Yelverton before you start for the valley I wish you would ask her about a notebook that I left with her last fall & which a have not since heard of]Thursday eve' June 22dDear friend Mrs Carr Amid all Yosemite things there is this constant thought- Your early coming I hope to see the mill- race dry in one or two weeks when I will be ready for the high Sierra & hope that you will be ready about that time for a month of rambling a month containing a greater number of days than was ever heard of in rhyme or reason I expect to be free from this confounded mill about the first or second week of next month & you must be here to go with me to a thousand places that I wish to show you. A little



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[1871] Jun 22


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 13 cm.

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Reel 02, Image 0463

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