D[aniel] H. Muir
[note at top of page] $124.00 sent to D.H. Muir Oct 25.? check on
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
1886 Oct 13
Original letter dimensions: 24 x 14.5 cm..
Muir, Daniel H., "Letter from D[aniel] H. Muir to John Muir, 1886 Oct 13." (1886). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 1692.
Reel 05, Image 0710
Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/kt0w1031nc
Copyright status unknown
Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.
Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters