Katharine Hooker


John Muir


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[8]Affectionately yoursKatharine Hooker2 [5]following it with my eyes above the height of a cathedral, where it disappeared into the shadow of its crown. There was such quiet everywhere, not even the note of an insect, only the sound of a distant waterfall which came to my ears like the sea or the [illegible] of the wind in the tree tops. But there was no wind and the moon shadows never swerved - everything04551


Emerald Bay, Calif.

Date Original

[1909 ?] Jul 30


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0632

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Page 3


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