John Muir


[Fay H.] Sellers


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Martinez, Cal. Nov. 11, 1895My dear Mrs Sellers,The Century Co., a month or two ago, asked me for a photo of myself for use in a pamphlet & I sent them the one you made. How do you like the reproduction?Are you coming hither this winter? I have not heard a note from either Mr. Sellers or Al. though flitting time is nigh. Keith is glorious now. He has just moved into fine new rooms with his whole flock of paintings & is fairly swelling with triumphant selfcontent, wealth & fame. Yet of course as old-man-boyish as ever. We have a little painting for you but you must see it ere it is sent to make sure you like it.I am slowly pegging away at other booksMy kindest regards to Mr Sellers & Al. Ever yours truly John Muir


Martinez [Calif]

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