Katharine [Merrill] Graydon


John Muir


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[2]friend of your friends, Mr. & Mrs. Johnson, and does not see how he can return next Tuesday without seeing "Mr. John Muir," which inability so for had been the one disappointment of her California visit.She is a very rare woman, men, an [Carob?][Bougereau], the Duke of Devonshire, various Oxford professional have stepped far out of their way to do her honor. Indeed, you will be repaid for the effort of meeting her,[3]And this is the last opportunity. Do come & let nothing prevent. Come just as you are, and Mrs. Bettis & I will be pleased to have you our guest for the night. I expect the Andersons also to spend the night.Indeed, I want you far more than I can express in this written forum. Don't disappoint me, I beg you.Mrs. Fowler knows Prof. Sargent and somebody else of your Commission.


Berkley [Calif.]

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Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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