John Muir


John Muir


[Melville Best] Anderson


Martinez October 30, 1892

My dear Anderson – We all mourn with you. A sadder thing could scare be found in all this grief laden joy- -laden world Blessed & [precious?] above all things in the hope of again meeting loved ones in the better land but suffer we must nevertheless & we can dear friend only mourn with you & pray our Father to heal your sorrow - -

With cordial sympathy

we are ever your friend

John Muir


Martinez, [Calif]

Date Original

1892 Oct 30


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 0696

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

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

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