Ellie Mosgrove


John Muir


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[2]We were two weeks on the large Lake but had to come up to our old love the Glen. The flowers are beautiful. The larkspurs are very tall and the castillegas flaming.Do you remember a Mr. Stewart of Vesalia President of the Mt. Whitney Club. He is here and remembered all of us very well.We had a flower show that was very beautiful. One young boy brought in 92 varieties. We had baskets of tiger lilies,


Lake Tahoe, Calif

Date Original

[1911] Sep 31


Original letter dimensions: 14 x 21.5 cm.

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Reel 20, Image 0659

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