David G. Muir


D[avid] G. Muir


Dan[iel H. Muir]


[letterhead] [in margin: My kindest regards to Mrs. Muir & your daughters D.G.M.]

Sep 25 1886

Dear Bro. Dan

What will you give us for our interest in Lincoln? cash right off?

I hope you have got the lots stared & have begun to [illegible]

We have no doubt that it is a good thing & that it will pay 100% but we have now in view something that promises to pay as well or better. hence our desire to sell out.

We are all well Mother says she got a nice letter from you. One thing I know it was not very [large?] Hope you will not fail to visit Portage: it will do us good, [illegible] DGM


Portage, Wisc.

Date Original

1886 Sep 25


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 0706

Collection Identifier

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

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