Marie A. Fisk
and keep up courage knowing that there is a blessed reunion and after all the years are short. Was much entertained in reading your story of the Boyhood in Scotland in the Atlantic for November, and shall watch with much anticipation for every installment of your life history. None can be more interesting than the November number. Just imagine the little three year old boy [setting?] off to school; then the little chaps in their games of "scootcher." It is all very delightful. I do hope you will come and see me again. Won't you?Very cordially,Marie A. FiskNovember sixteenth.Pasadena Cal.510 W. California St.[letterhead]My dear Mr Muir:Lowell informed me that you called at the house while I was away. I am indeed sorry to have missed seeing you. I went East for two months and had a very happy trip. I went across the continent with Mr Kellogg his daughter Ellen and that very companionable lady whom you christened "Winnie Skylark," so you can be assured that I enjoyed the05300
1912 Nov 16
Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 24.5 cm.
Reel 20, Image 1425
Copyright status unknown
Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.
John Muir, correspondence, letters, author, writing, naturalist, California, correspondent, mail, message, post, exchange of letters, missive, notes, epistle