Frances C. Stimson


John Muir


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[in margin: Stickeen]Farmington Conn.Apr. 7th,[letterhead]Dear Mr John MuirI have just finished "Stickeen" and I cannot help thanking you for it.I am an animal lover - and my heart is tortured with their undeserved miseries - especially thru' the cruelties of vivisection - I wish we could have the laws exempt dogs always - they are so wonderfully human - [illegible] what is the ideal human - in love faithfulness & devotion - and they have added to their suffering04478


Farmington, Conn.

Date Original

[1909 ?] Apr 7


Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 25 cm.

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Reel 18, Image 0368

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