[John Muir]


[Annie] Wanda [Muir]


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[2][letterhead]into the woods & sure enough the man gave me your letter & I opened it & looked anxiously down the page until I came to the place where you said we are all well & I was very glad for I was afraid that Helen might be sick then I read all the letter & found it very interesting from beginning to end.Papa has not been very well since he left home but feels better nowYesterday Mr. Keith & I went on a little steamboat to Port Blakeley across the sound from here & looked at the big sawmills & walked into the woods to see the trees & the flowers & we had a good time & got back here at01309


Seattle, W[ashington] T[erritory]

Date Original

1888 Aug 1


Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 15.5 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 1102

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Page 3


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