W[illiam] Reid


John Muir


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[3]per term. You can send all the particulars about it. It may be that I might take the notion to go and try to study some, but it is not very likely I will. I do not think I could stand it for I tried to study some this winter. I was at home about 3 weeks and I was half sick almost all the time I was studying, but since I went back to work amongst the trees I feel firstrate again, so it is not very likely I will try it again for some time. Charley and Andrew taught school this winter. They do not think it is a very good job, and they were glad when they got done with their schools. They fell much better since they quit and got to work again. You said you would like to have my phiz. I have only got one, and could not get along very well without it, but if I happen to go to Portage some time I might get a picture of it and send it to you, bu it would


Buffalo [Wisc]

Date Original

1861 Mar 9


Original letter dimensions: 22.0 x 40.5 cm

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File Identifier

Reel 01, Image 0175

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Page 3


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