Henrietta D. Munro


John Muir


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[4]and were very much attached to each other. Mrs. Muir used to read parts of your letters to me. They were always so interesting and often had little leaves and flowers pressed in them that you had gathered in your wanderings. Is your mother living still? When last I heard - many years ago - she was in some part of Wisconsin (Portage City) I think. But we have not heard from Mrs. Brown since[1]Sudbury OntOct 15 /90Mr. John MuirDear SirI trust you will pardon the liberty I take, in writing you, but while on a visit to Hamilton this summer, my mother who had been reading some of you delightful writings in a magazine, saw


Sudbury, Ont[ario, Canada]

Date Original

1890 Oct 15


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 06, Image 0665

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