Milicent W. Shinn [Editor Overland]


John Muir


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you think? His idea is to have people realize that the Overland is not a little irresponsible Bohemian affair, but something that the most important people in California think is a good thing, and wish well to: and so he wants to have all those whose expressed good will is worth most present that evening, and ready to say a few words to testify to their goodwill. I shall defend on Mrs Muir to second my entreaty that you will be seen and heard among us Friday evening. My best regards to her and to Dr and Mrs Strentzel, please.Most sincerely yours, Milicent W. Shinn.


[San Francisco, Calif]

Date Original

1882 Dec 18


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 04, Image 0964

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