Annie Kennedy Bidwell
[John Muir] Muir's
[in margin: Mrs Bidwell]I would be ashamed to give so little, but honesty toward other previous, & urgent [claims?], demands humiliation on my part (give or not!) Also: I do not know to whom to vote for on the enclosed Ballot[illegible], except for you. Of that individual I am certain. Will you kindly be my proxy and fill out Ballot for Board of Directors of Sierra Club, and mail it to proper [destination?]. Please do! I might so mar matters by random crossing. Now with love to each, and the hope of seeing you & yours soon, believe me, each of you,Yours heartilyAnnie Kennedy Bidwell.[in margin: AL his Geo W. Gibbs. the usual place.]2622 Jackson St San FranciscoApr. 17, 1902.My dear friends –—The Muirs!What have you thought of my silence these spring months, when I was so anxious for a visit from you! Well, I have been at this address since Jan. 31, expecting to return home at any time - yet not able to write anything not positively obligatory. My strength was such an uncertain quantity that Dr Hischfelder ordered me to02989
1902 Apr 17
Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25.5 cm.
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