J. E. Johnson


[S.] Cornelius


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Madison, Wisconsin. June 25th, 1863.Dear Brother Cornelius, I desire to introduce to you, the [illegible], Mr. John Muir, a young gentleman who has been attending the University of Wisconsin, located here, & who expects next term to connect himself with the Univeri- sity in Ann A[illegible]. You will find in him the highest modesty, united with the most excellent moral & Christian character; also mechanical genius of a very high order. He is here greatly esteemed & I know you will gladly endeavor to render his stay in your city pleasant & profitable. He will be able to give you information concerning06079


Madison, Wisc

Date Original

1863 Jun 24


Original letter dimensions: 21.0 x 26.5 cm

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