Muir McKelvey


John Muir


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[2]Gazateer such as she wanted but will keep watch for one for her. I was sorry I could not get one. Father was home on the 12th and stayed three days leaving for Arizona. I was pretty lonly after he left. He did not have very good health in Idaho could not stand the cold weather. Father said he would pay my way if I wanted to join with the Sierra Club this summer I told him "I could not let a chance like that slip, guessed I would have to take him at his word." I received a letter from my brother in San Bernardino Co he said "that it was dry as tinder poor prospects for hay crop" I have been pretty busy with my school work since school started; we are getting into the


Berkeley [Calif.]

Date Original

1902 Feb 3


Original letter dimensions: 19.5 x 25 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 12, Image 0199

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Page 2


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