Katharine M[errill] Graydon


John Muir



may hope to see you, and [other?] things connected with the plan.
It has not yet [b?]een my happiness to have any real friend visit here - except of course, the Alexanders, who pass back and forth as they would cross the Bay - and I trust you are coming. I wish Mrs Muir and the girls might be with you!
All were well at home when I last heard. I am busy, and well

[in margin: 936]



Honolulu, H.I.

Feb. 15, 1903.

Dear Mr. Muir,

Your New Year greeting reached me, and, as always, I was most glad for your kind words. The very suggestion of seeing you here has acted like an inspiration. I trust you are really to come. Write and let me know more, when it is to be and for how long the Islands



With affectionate remembrance to the family, and to all friends in the valley, I am

Your friend

Katharine M. Graydon.

What is the new book to be?


Honolulu [Hawaii]

Date Original

1903 Feb 15


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 22.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 13, Image 0188

Collection Identifier

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

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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