Ann Gilrye Muir


[Ann Gilrye] Muir


Wanda [Muir]


Portage April 22d 1892

Dear Wanda

Your nice letter of Feby 20th came safely. I was much pleased to have a letter from you and will hope to hear from you quite often I think you would enjoy a visit to Portage and I am sure your many relatives here would be delighted to meet with you and your sister Helen too you have a good many aunts and cousins here

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that would be pleased to meet you. If you should go to the Chicago Fair of course we will expect you in Portage I hope your grandma Strentzel is quite well and all the rest of the family Your aunt Annie joins me in kind love to you and all the family, hoping you will soon write again to

Grandma Muir

I expect your Papas birthday was celebrated at home yesterday. I felt sorry he could not be with us on that [occasion?] Grandma


Portage [Wisc.]

Date Original

1892 Apr 22


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 12.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0531

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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