John Muir


Parsons [family]


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Martinez, Dec. 22, 1912Dear Mr & Mrs ParsonsWith all my heart I wish you a happy New Year. And encouraged by your kindness I venture to request that with enclosed check you get a dozen five dollar gold pieces and give one of them to Frances Peterson, one to the Gorrels child, one to each of Colby's two children, & to each of Prof Jos LeConte's two, & to each of Charlie Keelers three, & one to his friend Simmons? girl who with her father & mother camped with Charlie in Yosemite years ago. and one to each of the ever young elderly children of the Moss Hill Edward & Marian to all with my love & obligeYour sincere friendJohn Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

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1912 Dec 22


Original letter dimensions unknown.

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Reel 20, Image 1511

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