Maggie [Margaret Muir Reid]


John Muir


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[1]Collyer Kan Feb 3 – 1891.Dear Brother JohnI received your good & comforting letter & it cheered me up & I have read it again & again when the dark side would come up. I thank God for such a Brother & thank you & Louie, & all of you for your kindness and kindly feeling toward us. it is very precious to me, but John it is natural for us all to be anxious to work our own way in this world. though


Collyer, Kan[sas]

Date Original

1891 Feb 3


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 13.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0043

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