Jeanne [C.] Carr


John Muir


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followed your directions as nearly as I could, I can only simply acquise in the [illegible]table and go away without seeing you until in Gods own time and way we are once more permitted to enjoy face to face communion - All that I have seen only deepens the co[illegible] that it is only from Our Great Mother that we really learn the lessons[in margin: Write me as soon as you get this to San Mateo]of Our Fathers love for us. We are not going to leave California at present and very likely may find a congenial house & wok here - You will know all our plans as soon as they are settled. Do not feel disappointed, I expected to find a dear teacher [illegible] you who have [illegible] in this glory so long. Always your friend Jeanne Carr



Date Original

[1869] Jul 30


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 26.5 cm..

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File Identifier

Reel 02, Image 0117

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