Creator

S. L. Erwin

Creator

S. L. Erwin

Recipient

[John Muir]

Transcription

[letterhead]

Honey Grove, Texas Nov. 1st 1890.

Mr. John Muir,

Martinez, Cal.

My Dear Sir:-

Your telegram of yesterday announcing the sudden death of Uncle was handed me this morning - not knowing that Uncle was sick, it was indeed sudden, as well as sad news to us all. I have apprised all the connection, as well as Cousin Alice and Aunt at Paris, of the sad news, and all seem overwhelmed with sorrow, for we all had the same love for Uncle, as for Auntie. I have telegraphed you this morning, in answer to your telegram, and have also written Auntie. Assuring you of my heartfeld sympathy.

Yours [Truly?]

S. Irwin

01472

Location

Honey Grove, Texas

Date Original

1890 Nov 1

Source

Original letter dimensions: 23.5 x 15 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir06_0713-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 06, Image 0713

Copyright Statement

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.

Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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