Mary [Muir Hand]


[John Muir]


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[3]I trust permanent improvement will be realized, and continued good healthGive her my best wishes when you write. And remember me to Wanda I should be happy to see her - and her little sonYou have a grandson and I have a grand-daughter Wonder if they will ever correspond- -Sarah tells me you have been requested to write your autobiography, we hope to see it sometime. [1]My dear brother John,-It is long since I wrote to you, and longer since we received a letter from you. Quite often I hear of you from Sarah, and once in a long while Margaret mentions you in a letter. What would I do without sisters. Without them I would no doubt write oftener to you - and that is what I ought to do - but you see I am a "no good" correspondent04420


Kearney, Neb.

Date Original

1909 Jan 31


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 26.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0119

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