Sarah [Muir Galloway]


Emma [Muir]


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it has been intensely warm. some time since John went to Fresno, and from there to the Mountains, he suffered with the heat in going and coming, but among the mountains it was comfortable so many people go to the mountains in summer. Just now John, Wandie, and Helen are having a glorious time, they have been gone more than two weeks, they are with the Sierra Club and other friends, about a hundred in the company, they scatter in all directions from the Yosemite Valley, that wonderland, that takes people there again and again. They have also been at the big tree groves and many places among the mountains. When they gather around the great camp fire at


Martinez, Calif.

Date Original

1901 Jul 29


Original letter dimensions unknown.

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File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0799

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Page 2


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