E. C. Love


D[aniel and Emma?] Muir


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[12]live in Englewood, Chicago. He is at home occasionally but his business, buying and inspecting lumber for a large firm, keeps him away from home the most of the time. I was fortunate enough to find him at home for a few days when I was in the city last winter. Aunt Lizzie also lives in Chicago. It is only a short ride from one house to the other, although it is necessary to make a transfer from one car line to another. [Ozro?] is in New York City. He has a position in the Auditor's office of the Central Railway of New Jersey. He likes New York very much. You will think we are far apart - He on the Atlantic & I on the Pacific. If Mother knew that I was writing, she would join me with kindest regards and best wishes. I am well aware of your - I mean the Doctor's - reputation for answering letters but if you consider this lengthy epistle worthy of a reply, I should be much pleased to hear from you. Truly your friendE.C. Love


San Francisco

Date Original

1900 Feb 27


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0143

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Page 12


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