J[ohn] Strentzel


[John Muir]


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[4][in margin: 887] that enjoyment with the comfort of a glowing fire & cozy seat, free from the unpleasantness of hornet sting, and [illegible]y g[illegible]. Again accept my thanks. Yours truly J Strentzel 00762 [1] Alhambra 11/12 77Dear Friend I have been anxiously awaiting from you some sign of life, having felt uneasy in my conscience for letting you go up the devil’s mountain for a frosty night without sufficient preparations to keep your body in [commensurate?] calorie condition. I believe myself in something like headstrong imp[illegible] to override obstacles, but the most glorious sunset


Alhambra, [Calif.]

Date Original

1877 Nov 12


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

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File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 0615

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