John Muir


Louie [Strentzel Muir]


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[1]P.O. BOX 395TELEPHONE 490CENTRAL HOTELAUCKLAND, N.Z.Feb 29 1904Dear Louie,This afternoon I start back to Sidney Australia by the steamer Gelandia After a most instructive & charming six weeks in the two New Zealand islands, Have traveled hard studied hard & enjoyed & eaten hard. with health & strength renewed. A lot of detail as to life & work03343[2]here Mr Kling to whom I gave a letter will no doubt furnish by word of mouth He left (Auckland) for S.F. direct a few days ago. I was sorely tempted to go with him, but nature seems to hold & drive me to work here as in the old Sierra days. In particular I must see something of Queensland's Araucaria Forests


Auckland, N. Z.

Date Original

1904-02-29 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25.5 cm.

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Reel 14, Image 0076

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