John Muir


[Margaret Hay Lunam]


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but is now apparently about as well as ever once more & we hope this last dreadful lesson will make her cautiously careful hereafter. I had to come to the desolate home here for a few days on business. I go back to Adamana, Arizona, where Wanda & Helen are, tomorrow.I suppose Helen will have to remain in Arizona for a year or more, with Wanda & I to watch her. We are glad to hear that you & Maggie are so well after your return to Dunbar. Our Maggie & Sarah & David & indeed all the family as far as I know are about as usual. Sarah is now living at Santa Cruz with her daughter Anna & is better than for a long time. Remember me to Maggie, Susan Gilroy Jane Mather & other friends & you.Know I am ever affectionately your Cousin John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1905-10-13 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 22 cm.

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Reel 15, Image 0809

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