John Muir


Dav[id Gilrye Muir]


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I had my sheep within two miles of the grand Yo Semite Valley for more than three weeks. I found Prof Butler of Madison in Yo Semite. Dr Carr is now Prof in the Cala' State Un' - at San Fran' I do not know at present where my next pilgrimage will be, perhaps S' America I have a dozen Grizzly Bear Stories to tell you I had a letter from Dan telling of his physic notions & of his love Have you been interrogated by any lady lately respecting my where abouts I am glad to hear of the late movements of our twins Love to yourself & household From John Muir00479


Near La Grange

Date Original

1869 Sep 24


Original letter dimensions: 19.5 x 19.5 cm.

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Reel 02, Image 0141

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Page 2


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