Maggie [Margaret Muir Reid]


John Muir


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01295Crete, Neb. Feb. 10th, 1888Dear Bro JohnI thank you for your great kindess. which I can never repay.I received your letter saturday with money order enclosed for 100 dol for which I thank you. I hope I can return it soon. May those more prosperous days you speak of be not long in coming- if they ever do or do not I shall always feel that you did all you could to bring them about.It is something new for John to lie awake nights worring about his affairs. or anything else. but if all this trouble be the means of


Crete, Neb

Date Original

1888 Feb 15


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 0986

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