Sarah [Muir] Galloway


John Muir


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[1]Portage, Wis.March 28./93.Dear brother JohnYour letter and order was received in due time and you will probably hear from Joanna before you receive this. The past year has been an exceedingly trying one for her, Walter has been so discouraged about his business affairs, and especially so, for the last few months, but the old proverb has proved true in her case. “that it is always darkest just befor daylight” Walter feels that now he has succeeded, and will now be able to supply her with all she requires


Portage, Wis

Date Original

1893 Mar 28


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 12.5 cm.

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Reel 07, Image 0898

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