Mother [Ann Gilrye Muir]


John Muir


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[4]give my kindest love to little Wanda and [her?] mother tell them I shall yet hope to see them tell the little one that I am much pleased with her little letter she sent me and would like her to send me another I would also like [inserted "her"] mother to write me a letter when she can conveniently-With much love to all I am affectionately Mother01130[1]Portage March 6th 1884Dear JohnYour very kind letter of Jany was received and I would have written before this - but David told me he intended to write to you and he would tell you about all my affairs - as he knows every thing concerning them and very kindly assists me in anything he can do for me and Katie and all the children are very kind indeedI thank you for your very kind offer of a home with you in "Cal" [possibly Col] - I think it would be pleasant -


Portage, [Wisc]

Date Original

1884 Mar 6


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 0047

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