Betty Averell


John Muir


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[2]color.I was delighted to have your last letter, & I was very much interested in all you said of your writings and word picturesIf you will stay in that now distant west it's a real pleasure to keep in touch with you that way. And now that we have your lovely photograph--and on my desk where[1]March 27th[letterhead]Dear Mr. Muir,Having no California sunshine to bask in Mother and I have come this far Southward to get warmed through. And here we are rewarded by watching the buds of shrubs and trees show the first green04985


Washington, D. C.

Date Original

[1911 ?] Mar 27


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 27.5

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File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0197

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