Eliza S Hendricks


John Muir


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[Page 1] Thanks for the lovely Rocky Mountains vaccinium remembrance enclosed in your last letter. Please write when you have time. Tell me how fares it with your forthcoming book. My Dear Mr. Muir. – I was much pleased to receive your brief letter, written before starting for far away Alaska; and at this late day I am writing a few lines in acknowledgment. Of course I could not answer with any promptness, for Alaska Is a vast region, and my friend John Muir an uncertain quantity – one day here another day yonder. I only know that you escaped the dangers of trave and the perils of mountain climbing through the letters you


[Indianapolis, Ind.]

Date Original

[circa 1900]


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier

Undated Eliza S Hendrick to JM

File Identifier

MSS 301 Shone

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Undated Eliza S Hendricks to JM p1


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