Katharine Hooker


John Muir


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[2]made me delayI had hoped that your daughter Helen's health was quite restored and that you would have no more serious anxiety about her, and now the trouble is renewed and you must again leave your home and go in search of help for her. I do trust that she will[3]respond quickly to the dry air you find for her and that the time of exile may not have to be as long as you fear.Marian is at home on a vacation and looking quite blooming, but she still has to be looked after, that she may take enough rest and [store?] up strength again to take the place of


Los Angeles

Date Original

[1908 ?] Jan 3


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 17, Image 0023

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Page 2


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