Beth Averell


John Muir


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[2]has been a joyous one - for in view has always been the thought if your beautiful inscription. I fear you will never know how much that means to me - except that "where your treasure is there will your heart be also". And yesterday came your letter and little pamphlet containing the first[1]September 26325 East AvenueRochesterMy dear Mr. MuirSince Saturday last I have kept close to your delightful "Mountains of California" and have travelled with you over their glaciers, through their forests and along their streams. And each step towards these [summits?]02729


Rochester [N. Y.]

Date Original

[1900 ?] Sep 26


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 23 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0363

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