John Muir


[Annie] Wanda [Muir]


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[1898]Boston Sep 20. 10am.Dear Wanda we are just leaving the Boston Station for N Carolina. At Washington we will pick up Canby & go right on. At New York we have to change cars & wait 2 hours & expect to meet Johnson to whom we have telegraphed I have not felt well for a few days so stopped over yesterday at Sargents [illegible] plan at Brookline. We telegraphed Page & he came out to lunch & stayed 2 hrs. He is a mighty smart fellow.The horrible food & eternal jolting & Carbonic acid upset my stomach. & its slow about getting steady again. Sargent wants me to stop till Christmas.New York[illegible] to find Johnson go [gliding?] through New Jersey getting dark. Baltimore at 9.30 Washington 10.30 & to bed feeling better.Sep 21In Virginia beautiful leafy Hills & dales just beginning05906



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circa [1898] Sep 20


Original letter dimensions: 14.5 x 8.5 cm.

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Reel 10, Image 0313

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