John Muir


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Martinez, Nov. 13, 1908.Darling Helen:All goes well here & you know how delightful to me are tidings of your brave march to health The greatest danger is from colds, keep out high winds & away from those suffering from colds or Grippe. & never go to town in stormy weather or anything like it. & keep warm especially around your lungs. Tom's away on Ham Hall's Lake Eleanor business. Wanda & the baby are well. I have Mr Schmitt a Sierra Club man typewriting. He's pretty slow but a plodder. The place here looks fine. The only weedless place in the Valley Grapes most gone, but can glean another box or two if you want themEver thine John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

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1908 Nov 13


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Reel 17, Image 0993

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