Mary M[errill] Graydon


John Muir




288 Central Ave

My dear Mr Muir

We are [hopeing?] [illegible] [illegible] for you every minute. [& it?] only just this minute occurred to me, I should write & say [it?]. It will make us all so happy to see you. At the depot. take any car, [illegible] the “Transfer car” – [then to be a Central?] [illegible] car - & in 90 min. you will be with us – [illegible] [illegible] Central, & 7th street,

Yours hasitly

but truly

Mary M. Graydon.



Indianapolis, [Ind]

Circa Date

[1892] Apr 18


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0509

Collection Identifier

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

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



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