C[alvin] L[eighton] Hooper


John Muir


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[letterhead] [illegible abbreviation] "Rush" Oakland Feb 7th, 1884.Prof MuirDear SirThe "Glacier Article" arrived on the 6th and was seen on its way rejoicing the same day. The Hon Sec. assures me that he will see [illegible] the whole is finished without delay. Please accept my thanks for the Article. which is very interesting. The sketches are very fine and will form a valuable addition to the report. Thant of the large glacier from Mount Fa[illegible] is particularly fine.I read a letter from the "[illegible]" yestreday he is at Tuscon A.[illegible]. and I judge in a very bad state of health. his mother was telegraphed for and is now with him, she says he has been very near "passing his checks" and had been compelled [illegible] I fear his term will soon expire


Oakland [Calif.]

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1884 Feb 7


Original letter dimensions: 25.5 x 20.5 cm.

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