John Muir


[Helen & Wanda Muir]


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[4]4Tell Mr Donahue to gather up everything odd & queer & see if I cant name them all when I get back laden with Greek & Dog-Latin. The more I see & learn about these old carbon swampy forests the more wonderful they appear. Now Darlings keep well & strong & happy. Heaven bless you, write every day to your loving fatherJohn Muir[3]3the hills & dales of grazin land.Ive seen Willie & taken a few walks with him He is busy accumulating another pile of [illegible] equal in size to the 2000 one he lost & better in quality. Charlie [illegible] took me to call on Mrs & Donald Dickie, but they had gone home to Iowa 2 weeks ago. We called at President Wheeler's home but he was out at a meeting. Then at Howards & had a pleasant visit - met Mr Wooster there


[Martinez, Calif.]

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1906-05-13 00:00


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Reel 16, Image 0235

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