Emily Bell


John Muir


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[1][letterhead]Glacier PointSept. 3- [1904]My dear Mr. Muir,I thought you might be interested in knowing that we are in the Yosemite Park & have just spent the night in this lovely spot. It seems such a pity to [illegible] [illegible] in four days as is the cust[illegible] [illegible]preferred making the whole [illegible] [illegible] in one day, seventy one miles to the Sentinel House where we spent three nights & yesterday came up here on mule back by the l[illegible]g trail, much [illegible] tried then in Egypt on those [wretched side saddles?] & M[illegible] [illegible] [illegible] [illegible] [illegible]. This time my [brother?} kept in the rear so we all arrived at the same time. Both he & my sister objected very much to the03438


Glacier Point, [Yosemite]

Date Original

1904-09-03 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

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Reel 14, Image 0518

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