Augusta Ackinson


John Muir


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[2]loitered and strayed at leisure in the beautiful flower gardens of God's own planting - with you gently holding my hand and leading me all the way; pointing out all the little, fragrant beauties of our many flowering meadows, and causing "shivers" to chase[3]up and down my back in showing me the wonderful chasms and heights.Through "Our National Parks" have I had some of my most delightful trips through your eyes - also have I felt the frozen north and balmy south land straying with you as guide and most pleasing companion - Therefore


La Manda Park, Calif.

Date Original

1914 Jan 10


Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 26 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0051

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Page 2


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