[Sarah Muir Galloway]
at night about the same time I am within sight of my gray box of a shanty & will reach it in about an hour I wish you could look on the loveliness before me. The rich mellow light is laidon plain & mountain without a tinge of haze. The south dome rock of the Yo-Semite is in view clad in pearly white & so extremely distinct that you would imagine you could read
Bank of Castle Creek near Rock River
 Feb 27
Original letter dimensions: 2.5 x 18.5 cm.
Reel 02, Image 0047
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