Sarah [Muir Galloway]


John Muir


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[1]Portage, Wis.Jan 9 / 95My dear Brother JohnI write to thank you for your kind remembrance and the New Years gift that you sent me. I intend to use it in a way that will bring a great deal of pleasure and be a lasting benefit. Do you remember the old clock that you and I bought together more than thirty years ago? Well, the shelf that it stood upon, I put up myself, the screws at the upper part of the brackets proved to be too short and unnoticed, worked loose and so some weeks ago the01916


Portage, Wisc.

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Original letter dimensions: 20 x 13 cm.

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