Joanna [Muir Brown]


[John Muir]


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[4]even though her eyes are dim with age-We have had an exceptionally comfortable winter but today the north wind is howling quite savagely as if it meant to remind us that winter is not over by any means-The girls unite in sending love to you and to all the others of the familyAffectionately yourSister JoannaJan 12 1914[1] Jan 12 14622 Hawthorn Ave.Ginter ParkRichmond VaMy dear Bro. John:-I write to thank you for your cordial New Years letter and for your generous New Years gift, Both were thoroughly appreciated as they went a long way toward making our holidays pleasant: I do not mean that we spent it in celebrating for we have laid it aside toward Bernice's wedding05675


Richmond, Va.

Date Original

1914 Jan 12


Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 26 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0063

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