Poi[illegible] [illegible], Nevada July 17th 187[illegible, looks like a 2?.Dear Strentzels. All goes peacefully & well. We are riding & scrambling our way over mountain & desert gardens Hot & cold. [ I m in?] camp last night there in [ one?] hour the f[illegible] sage plain nothing greatly affects me but the beauty of it all. We ride today to Fort Chu[illegible]\on the lower Canon – then across the Sink. etc Will be in Austin Nevada in two weeks Send to this address. Cordiall J. M. 00802
Poison Switch, Nevada
1878 Jul 17
Original letter dimensions: 13 x 7.5 cm.
Reel 03, Image 0854
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