John Muir


Wanda [Muir]


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[Page 2] and my wasn’t I glad to find you were all well after so long a silence. I wrote to you from Norway and many times from Scotland so I suppose you know pretty well where I have been and what I have been doing. I left Edinburgh last Saturday and went to Windermere a lovely region in England where a great poet lived then came down here. It is a grand place this town with far more people in it than there is in all California, Oregon,


London [England]

Date Original

1893 Aug 8


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 11 cm.

Resource Identifier

1893 Aug 8 JM to Wanda

File Identifier

MSS 301 Shone

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1893 Aug 8 JM to Wanda p2


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