Jane Mather


John Muir


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[2]I read with interest.I have been spending a fortnight's holiday here with an Edinburgh friend, and we have both enjoyed Oban immensely, and have had some delightful trips. Yesterday we went to Loch Awe and had a sail of six hours on the lake, last week I was at Glencoe and other places.[3]I expect to be home next week. My house has been let since the 30th of July. Dunbar was very full when I left. every house let for August.Mrs. Lunam and Maggie are in Edinb. Maggie and I went to St Cuthberts one Sunday evening, and heard Dr. MacGregor I expect to see them again next week, when I return to Edinburgh


Oban [Scotland]

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Original letter dimensions: 18 x 23 cm.

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Reel 08, Image 1139

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