John Muir


[Jeanne C.] Carr


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[1873] Yosemite Valley March 30th [in margin:#84]Dear Mrs Carr, Your two last are rec'd. The pk'g of letters were picked up by a man in the valley. There was none for this. I have Hetch Hetchy about ready. I did not intend that Tenaya ramble for publication but you know what is better. I mean to write & send all kinds of game to you with hides & feathers one. for if I wait untill all become one it may be to long As for LeContes glaciers they will not hurt mine, but hereafter I will say my thoughts to the public in any kind of words I chance to command, for I am sure they will be better expressed in this way than in any Second hand hash however able


Yosemite Valley

Date Original

[1873] Mar 30


Original letter dimensions: 21 x 13 cm.

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Reel 02, Image 1095

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