R. U. Johnson


John Muir


1890 Nov 26 My dear Mr. Muir: I am grieved to hear of the death of Mrs. Muir’s father whom I remember most agreeably. Kindly giver her and accept for yourself my warmest and sincerest sympathy. Thanks for the sketch of his honorable and [useful?] life. Faithfully yours, R. U. Johnson


New York [NY]

Date Original

1890 Nov 26


Original letter dimensions: 13 x 20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

MSS 048 John Muir Papers

Collection Identifier

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

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