Ellie Mosgrove


John Muir


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[4]We took a very interesting trip a few weeks ago out to Palm Springs on the desert and up into a canon [diacritic] where the [fan?] palms are indigenous. We had a five mile drive through a sand storm and altogether quite an experience.Give my love to Helen and if I go north this year I shall surely see you.Sincerely yoursEllie Mosgrove22nd.[1][letterhead]My dear Mr. Muir:As a sure source of wisdom tell me if there is a pine tree of Australia with leaves an inch to an inch and a quarter in width. A friend of mine who has a very interesting garden has a05338


Los Angeles

Date Original

[ca. 1912]


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 1599

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