M[argaret] Hay Lunam


John Muir


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[2]Maggie and I both thank you very much for the Photo you sent us of your two Ba[illegible]ns, they are [young?] ladies [now &?] we are pleased to [have?] your [house?] with you all standing at the door we thank Mrs Muir for sending the beautiful piece of sowed work done by the [illegible]es in Ph[illegible]ens Island I could not believe they could sew such beautiful work, they beat Scotland at that sort of work[3]We are both very well after our long holiday in Berwickshire, we had our house let for two months, when are you coming to Dunbar again you should bring your girls to see Dunbar and [illegible] I would like very much to see you again I am 81 years now, James May, your cousin, is also 81. [illegible] month. Susan Gelroy is well always visiting amongst her friends she often asks for you,


Dunbar [Scotland]

Date Original

1904-11-08 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0654

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