[Ann G. Muir]


Dan[iel H. Muir]


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[2]Have you had any news of John lately. perhaps you know he has been in Scotland and has had the pleasure of visiting the Old Home at Dunbar now a Temperance Hotel he got permission to go upstairs to his bed room and to climb up to the roof where he and David used to walk in their night Dresses, I gave him a list of all our old friends and he has called on all of them that are left, He also went to the[3]Cemetery and found the resting places of my Dear Parents and Sisters & Brothers Then he went to Edinburgh and visited an old Scotchman, then to Leith and found a ship for Norway When at Leith he sent me the jubilee number of the Free Church of Scotland containing pictures of all the Ministers that were present at that time of the Disruption David is prospering in Cal. he likes the work and and is doing well


Portage [Wisc.]

Date Original

1893 Aug 17


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File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 1293

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