John Bidwell


John Muir


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02082[3]The Silva of North American I shall hope some time to see, but cannot fix the date.The Democrats and Republicans have brought the country to the very brink of ruin-- the times are terrible financially we are literally crushed - fruit practically all killed - grain brings scarcely cost. Yet I intend to have the "Silva" if I ever get able.02082[4]Please do me the favor to revise and discard every thing in the said inclosed Statement you deem unnecessary. I have no time to revise or condense and put in presentable shape. Do pleaseJ. Bidwell


Chico, Calif.

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Original letter dimensions: 22.5 x 14.5 cm.

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