John Muir


Helen [Muir] & Buel [Funk]


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(2nd son)Home July 23, 1912Darling Helen & BuelCongratulations on the joyful growth of your happy family. The glad news that all was well reached me last eve on reaching home from the long auto trip to the Giant Forest & Yosemite by Santa Barbara & Paso Robles. I was thinking of you all the way & am so glad to know you are well. Send word often. None of the fruit you like is ripe. Perhaps some may be worth sending in a week or two.God bless you dear. So prays your devoted fatherJohn MuirBuel. Please forward all my letters to Martinez. Those which have been forwarded from Martinez will have to enclosed in a new envelope and stamped.


[Martinez, Calif.]

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1912 Jul 23


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Reel 20, Image 1109

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