Susan M. Gilroy


John Muir


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[2]prize it very much & am so pleased to have it. I am 'also very glad to have seen the original" I m only sorry I s[illegible] so little of you, that is the one dis-advantage of being an "old maid" Had I had a house of my own - I could have entertained you differently - but [3]I hope now that you have been here & seen your relations, we may meet again, perhaps Mrs Muir may be tempted to come & bring her little girls with her. Mrs [illegible] is going to enclose this in her letter - Should you [illegible] my time be sending her.01741


Dumfries [Scotland]

Date Original

1893 Oct 19


Original letter dimensions: 15 x 19.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 1397

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Page 2


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