Mary Harriman


John Muir


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[5]Avenell is at home looking after our affairs & launched into business as one of the Vice Pres. of the Union Pacific R. R. Co with special duties that keep him very busy & are giving him much experience Did you happen to [hear?] that Cornelia (Mrs G[illegible]) had twin boys born in April, one is named "Edward" the other "Henry," - Cornelia[4][letterhead]Carol no doubt with the [spirit?] of youth revels in being at the heart of affairs - she has a fine [Englishwoman?] as chaperone & a friend [illegible] (the grand daughter of J. P. Morgan) so I am not worrying about her but hope soon to hear again from her.05839


Ashton, Idaho

Date Original

[1914] Sep 4


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0621

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Page 3


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