John Muir


Louie [Strentzel Muir]


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Kansas City, MoSep. 26, 1885-Dear Louie, We have been here two days & have seen Father Joanna Mary & Walter Brown. David & I start this morning for Crete. Will stop there about 2 days & then return to Kansas City - & Lynn at length the direct journey home. Anna will remain here with Joanna & Mary until my return & thus get a good rest. She stood the journey to this place very well & I anticipate no trouble in the longer journey to Martinez David has not been away from home before in twenty years & the rest from business & new scenes & people after all his trials is making


Kansas City, Mo.

Date Original

1885 Sep 26


Original letter dimensions: 19.5 x 12.5 cm.

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Reel 05, Image 0455

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