[Louie Strentzel Muir]


John Muir


[in margin: 869]


Martinez, California

Oct. 28, 1891.

Dear John,

“Drip, drip, the rain is falling; patter, patter, the tin-roof mauling: cheep, cheep, the birds are calling!” and so on, and so on; but the dust still dominates the road, and the skies are not yet very black. Arthur has a large quantity of grapes under cover at the other place. Wood sent a check for a thousand dollars. Received a letter from Mrs. Lemon at Sisson, Shasta, where the


Martinez, California

Date Original

1891 Oct 28


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0349

Collection Identifier

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

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