[Ann Gilrye Muir]


Margaret & Sarah [Muir]


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and now you both feel that you have got to the promised land – as every thing grows more luxuriantly than we can imagine here I hope you have both got well rested by this time – and I think you will be the better for this visit for the rest of your life time How fortunate it is that you have each good reliable house keepers to attend to home affairs-while you are absent – After this long trip you will surely not think any thing of coming to Portage at times – All are as well as usual – I hope to hear from you soon – with love to allAffectionately Mother


Portage, [Wisc.]

Date Original

1882 Nov 23


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 12.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 04, Image 0948

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Page 2


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