John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


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N Y. Apr. 151912Darling Helen[in margin: 716]I expect to reach Los Angeles by the Santa Fe Limited next Sunday afternoon at 2.30.The Yosemite book is out & looks fine. The Autobio story will be out soon after parts of it are printed in the Atlantic or other magazines. I had lots of proof reading etc to do on these two books, & am glad they are at last off my hands. I'm looking05174forward joyfully to seeing you & your wonderous family & Wanda's.Be sure to let Wanda & Mrs Thompson know I'm coming. I got your letter with Charlotte's Also had telegram from Mrs Sellers. She is at "The Green Hotel" Pasadena after passing 4 or 5 mo's in Chicago.I was so relieved when I got your telegramsGood night darling with love to the child & fatherJohn Muir


New York

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1912 Apr 15


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 29.5 cm.

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Reel 20, Image 0899

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