Mrs. Black


John Muir


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San Francis Nov 4th-90 Dear friend, Mr. Muir These few lines is to offer my sincere sympathies in your sad bereavement only last evening I heard of Mr. Strenzel’s death had I known sooner, I would have gone up to attend his funeral hoping that you are all very well I’m as ever your Fond friend Mrs. Black 113 McAllister St S.F.


San Francisco [Calif.]

Date Original

1890 Nov 4


Original letter dimensions: 13 x 21 cm.

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File Identifier

MSS 048 John Muir Papers

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Letter from Mrs Black to John Muir, 1890 Nov 4


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