James Murdoch


John Muir


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[Page 2] to your daughters along with this. The view on it is one I took in Cairo – a mere snapshot – but it is considered a very good picture. We are now in the dead of winter with its cold bleak blasts while you are no doubt reveling in sunshine. By the way you must have been in the Grand Canon just three months after I was there myself. How odd it would have been if we had met in either of these Backwood Hotels – the Bright Angel or Grand View. Yours very sincerely, James Murdoch


Edinburgh, Scotland

Date Original

1902 Dec 14


Original letter dimensions: 9 x 13 cm.

Resource Identifier

1902 Dec 14 James Murdoch to JM postcard

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MSS 301 Shone

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1902 Dec 14 James Murdoch to JM postcard p2


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