Betty Averell


John Muir


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[5]longer on even this beautiful earthYou have yet to tell me of your adventures with the publishers. Whoever has your boyhood volume in hand will I know spare no time to put it in form so that we all[4]received a letter from Mr Hooker after his death in which he said he truly hoped he might live long enough to see the bay trees placed in the observatory? Dear man, he must know now more of other worlds and stars and heaven than if he had lingered05072


Rochester, N. Y.

Date Original

[1911 ?] Jul 10


Original letter dimensions: 13.5 x 22.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0492

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Page 3


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