Annie L. [Muir]


John Muir, Maggie [Margaret Muir Reid] & Sarah [M. Galloway]


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[4]In the store here of late, I hear nothing but politics. And now that the election is past and Parry elected to the Senate [illegible] from all directions keep coming in to [form?] his acquaintance and to congratulate him — How is my little niece Wanda, Kiss her for me, I hope I shall see her and her mamma some day. Now Sisters please write to us soon and give us your “experience.” Mother and myself will be delighted to hear from you all soon.Lovingly Yours Annie L—01083[1]Portage Wis— Nov. 10. 1882Dear Maggie, Sarah & John.How glad I am in the thought of your reunion! In imagination I see you, and you talk, and talk, and talk; and there is never time to talk enough. You go over the old days, when you were all young together, and then you each [recount?] the inte[illegible] days. and so the time passes- If it were only John with his wife and baby that were here, and we could all join in the talks how happy we would all be —


Portage, Wis

Date Original

1882 Nov 10


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 04, Image 0930

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