John Muir


Louie [Wanda Muir]


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[Page 3] new friends I do believe I could spend all the balance of my life in visits at the homes of these same conservative people. I learned much in my own special studies in Norway. It was all like a language that with painstaking industry I had learned elsewhere. This alone was well worth the time and cost of the summers trip. The trips in Scotland were also telling in a glacial way and I find myself able to get hold of the general main facts in the history of all the lands I have seen in a very short time. The trip to the English Lake district


London [England]

Date Original

1893 Aug 8


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.

Resource Identifier

1893 Aug 8 JM to Louie

File Identifier

MSS 301 Shone

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1893 Aug 8 JM to Louie p3


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