Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]


John Muir


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[4][in margin: 534]along with this letter I will mail for you a pair of socks that I have knitted and I am knitting a pair of hose for your dear wife and will send them on as soon as they are finished.I hope your previous little girl still grows in health and beautyI close with much affection to all from Mother01132[1]Portage 21st April 1884 Dear JohnThis being your birthday I wished very much to congratulate you and hope you will see many very happy years yetThe "Curran [Leones?]" are not forgotten_ but where are those that used to gather together at such times - all scattered every oneI hope you are all enjoying good health - and I expect you are busy as usual and having fine weatherThis month so far has been unusually cold and storming with either snow or rain


Portage, [Wisc]

Date Original

1884 Apr 21


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 0057

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