D[avid] G. Muir


John Muir


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Page 3 Office of Parry & Muir, Dealers in Dry Goods, Fine Clothing, Boots and Shoes, &c., Portage, Wis., ____________187__.I have been reading you articles in Overland with great interest I have taken that Magazine all summer. We were greatly relieved when you reported yourself safety after your Mt Shasta ascent & descent We had hoped you would spend the winter here but you seem to have settled in Oakland again, hope you are Succeeding to your Satisfac -tion in your pursuit We are all well. Mother, Mary, & Anna ([ parts of the?] [illegible]) live alone in the brick house. Joanna is living in Racine with Dan & is reported gaining slowly00703


Portage, Wis

Date Original

1874 Dec 16


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 13.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 0235

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