[Ann G. Muir]
Dan[iel H. Muir]
The Old Church and Cemetery are outside of the city where so many of our family are laid to rest. When my Father died he had been an honored Elder in that Church for fifty years, and there I attended as soon as I could walk the distance I love the old place yet and as there are to be many improvements made about this time it gave me much pleasure to add [illegible] toward itLove to all the familyAffectionately MotherPortage Augt [19th?] 1891Dear Danl.I received your letter yesterday telling me of your difficulty in recognizing any thing about Dunbar I think you have not received the letter I wrote to you on the day that I sent you the Book — I meant you to study the Book and then send it to me, as I wish to send it to the folks in California [in margin: [illegible] I am afraid I have not made any thing very clear]
1891 Aug 19
Original letter dimensions unknown.
Reel 07, Image 0261
Copyright status unknown
Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
The Huntington Library, Muir Family Papers, HM 57349-57497. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.
John Muir, correspondence, letters, author, writing, naturalist, California, correspondent, mail, message, post, exchange of letters, missive, notes, epistle