John Muir


[Sarah] Mc Cheaney


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[Original letter returned to Mrs.J.B. MoChesney]Martinez, April 29, 1913.Sear Mrs. MoChesney.I am glad to hear from you after so long a silence recalling lang syne days. From Clara I got news of you all, but you may be sure I shall enjoy renewing acquaintance ere long. To old friends we naturally cling all the closer as the evening of life draws nigh.I thank you for your kind congratulations. Eight days ago I was exactly three quarters of a century old. Remember me to Alice and George and believe me, Ever faithfully yours, John Muir["My last word from our dear friend. S. MoC."] 05432


Martinez [Calif.]

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1913 Apr 29


Original letter dimensions unknown.

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Reel 21, Image 0357

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