Daniel H. Muir


D[aniel] H. Muir


John Muir



[note at top of page] $124.00 sent to D.H. Muir Oct 25.? check on

New York

Oct 13, 1886

Dear Bro John

I write to inform you that a payment of $300.00 will be due on Nov. 1st together with interest on 900.00 for one year at 8% One third part of which will be $124.000 [Mom?] and I have not sold any lots yet I hope you will forward this__ This city is still growing finaly and very soon every lot will sell at a firm advance I have spend $200.00 on im- -provements and keeping the premises in good marketable condition and all looks well and the City is rapidly growing around it


[letterhead] I hope you are well and prosperous_ I trust that Anna will be well ere this I would be pleased to hear from her_ We have just had a very pleasant visit from Joanna and family from K.C._ Maggie will start tomorrow morning for Wisconsin to see the folks there and I hope to follow within a month We are all very well Mrs Muir sends regards to yourself and family

Cordially Fro D H M



Lincoln, Neb

Date Original

1886 Oct 13


Original letter dimensions: 24 x 14.5 cm..

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 05, Image 0710

Collection Identifier

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

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