Katharine Hooker


John Muir


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[4]where we could, and often dined with friends. Every morning I went down to the office and played business-woman, for Mr [Burlow?] was off on a fortnight's vacation and I opened the mail, banked checks, and altogether behaved like a practiced hand. Mr [Burlow?] will now give me a testimonial!Now I am back home. I found Mrs Dickey in the house with Marian but she went yesterday up to Humboldt County to see the redwood forests. Donald is[5]somewhere up there and they will join forces later.Next month I am going down to Los Angeles again to stay two or three weeks. Don't you think by that time you will need a vacation and had better go with me?I am sending you three photographs I took on our motor trip. That lonely little [Torray?] pine interested me very much. Ellie sends you the picture of me and says if you like it keep it, but if05266


S[an] F[rancisco]

Date Original

[1912] Aug 31


Original letter dimensions: 23 x 14.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 1257

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