John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


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Los Angeles, Cal., May 7, 1910.Darling Helen:-I am going with Mr. Hooker and three of his friends to the Grand Canyon, and hope to see you by the way at Barstow. We leave here next Friday morning, May 13th, on the Limited. We will probably stay at the Canyon three or four days, and therefore I shall expect to get a couple of fifteen minute peeks at you in going and coming.Houghton Mifflin Company say they want to get out the book "My First Summer in the Sierra" at once. They seem highly pleased with it and are asking for illustrations.Hoping to find you and Buel in good health and spirits in spite of desert heat and cold and cattle diseases, I am,Ever your loving father,[illegible]325 West Adams Street.


Los Angeles

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1910 May 7


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Reel 19, Image 0353

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