John Muir


[Helen & Wanda Muir]


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Tell me what you think & wish about it. Of course any bargain I make will be subject to your solumn businesslike approval.Of course you will go to the forest with Mr Coleman if the weather is fine but on no account if stormy, or the river is in flood.I see by the papers the Arizona region is threatened with big storms. Be more careful than ever to keep perfectly dry & warm even if you have to move into the new kitchen or a room among the [illegible]. Another accidental attach of pneumonia common at this season in Arizona would be sure death my darlings & it would also kill your affectionate old fatherJohn Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

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1905-11-27 00:00


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Reel 15, Image 0837

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