John Muir


Wanda [Muir]


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[Page 3] and Washington but I am very lonesome for I have not had time to find anybody that I know or to make new friends. I’m going away to Switzerland tomorrow morning and I hope you will have some more of your nice letters waiting for me. I expect to get back from Switzerland about the end of this month and then I’ll soon start for home. How glad I’ll be then to be going nearer and nearer to home instead of farther and farther away from it. I don’t like to travel although everybody is good to me and I find so much that is


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 p3


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