John Muir


[John Muir]


[Muir Family]


I am going home day after tomorrow

I already feel the thrill of t[illegible] shakes and deep speaking looks Hickory Hill b[illegible] fan my face. I can see the dignified wave of these well know oaks -------- --- ------- ------- -------- these nine weeks vacation I shall not be in a hold-yarn mood but you know I shall be happy to find a letter at "Midland from you ---- Ma[qutter?] County I have not heard from Wisconsin" the mourning ones since I wrote you before bye --------



[Madison, Wisc]

Circa Date

[1861 Jun]


Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 19.5 cm

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 01, Image 0207

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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Muir-Hanna Trust

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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