I hope you are well I am not very long after you went away our little cat was in the stable beside the horses and Bill kicked it and put its leg off joint so that it now walks lame I hope John you will write soon to me
from your Sister Joanna
I was at Portage last friday and saw Father buy your things and I saw your new trunk too I hope it will please you I thought it was a very nice one we are just going to start for the Sunday School so I have not time to write any more From your Sister Anne r> <
I should like very well to see you again. Margret is over at Sarahs, she went to Portage on Friday and instead of coming home again she went strait to Sarahs. I dont know whether she is coming home to day or not I have not time to write any more just now From your affectionate Sister Mary Muir
Original letter dimensions: 13.0 x 19.5 cm
Muir, Joanna, "Letter from Joanna Muir to John Muir, 1860 Oct 21 ?" (1860). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 1047.
Reel 01, Image 0091
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