John Muir


[Charles] Moores


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Original in possession of Mr. Charles MooresMartines,California Feb.10,1909.Dear Mr. Moores:I heartily thank you for your Lincoln book, which I shall be glad to read. How did you write so important a book amid business cares?It seems hut yesterday you were a little boy. How soon those boy days become auld lang syne. Are you not coming to California ere long? I should be so glad to see you. Remember me to your mother & Mina & Merrill & Katie Graydon and all the clan. I seldom hear from any of you now. Your letter and book with the loving inscription warms my heart.Faithfully yours dear Charlie.John Muir.


Martinez, Calif.

Date Original

1909 Feb 10


Original letter dimensions unknown.

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Reel 18, Image 0212

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