Walter Brown


John Muir


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[letterhead]Ap 2# 1886John Muir Martinez Cal,_Dear Brother,The papers came yesterday all O.K. I am doing all in my power to trim the load before I take the Deed, I have put the Deed of Trust in my Bot in the safe deposit vault with the notes so they are safe, and in case I can sell before the 6th of this month I will not use them so I will cancel them and send them back to you with the trust deed. I am in hopes to save taking the title and make nearly two thousand dollars profit, the profit will perhaps have to be in rental property as I expect to trade instead of selling outright for cash tho' I have our cash [illegible] in view.With love to all I am Very Truly Walter Brown01226


Kansas City, Mo

Date Original

1886 Apr 2


Original letter dimensions: 25.5 x 21 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 0644

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