Walter Brown


John Muir


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3[letterhead]and sell as soon as the growth of the city gets started again which will be in the spring I think, there is quite a balance due you on rents etc which I will pay as soon as I can which will be ere long now as I am about ready to organize a trust co here which will supply the money013884[letterhead]to build our Railroad and so soon cut loose over sixty thousand dollars which I have put into it, meantimes I shall be pretty hard up. The 5000, mortgage I can get renewed or get a new loan on the property to pay it if you wish, please tell me which way you prefer, I cannot tell just what John paid for01388


Philadelphia, [Penn]

Date Original

1889 Dec 10


Original letter dimensions: 24 x 15 cm.

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Reel 06, Image 0307

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