John Muir


Louie [Wanda Muir]


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[end of page 4] With love to Grandma and [ ] I am ever yours John Muir

[Page 1] (Hotel Metropole, London) August 8, 1893 Dear Louie Wanda has so often mentioned some trouble about your eyes and Grandmas that I feel distressed about it. At first I thought it was only some cold but the cause seems to be in something more serious since it lasts so long. Do try to take better care of your health above all don’t worry about things I feel lonesome whenever I set out on a new journey like this one to London or Switzerland, but I soon gain friends and feel better as soon as [From the end of Page 4]: [woodswor]th’s grave


London [England]

Date Original

1893 Aug 8


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.

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1893 Aug 8 JM to Louie

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MSS 301 Shone

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1893 Aug 8 JM to Louie p1


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