Ellie Mosgrove


Ellie Mosgrove


John Muir



very ill. He was such a dear boy it seemed too sad. I will be the month of August in San Francisco and if you are within a hundred miles I will see you.
Please remember me to your two daughters and believe me, Sincerely yours

Ellie Mosgrove.



Dear Mr. Muir:

Welcome Home! What a glorious trip you must have had but I am glad, too, you are back and so anxious to see you and hear a great deal about it.



Marian and I are going to spend the month of July at Glen Alpine up in that glorious Tahoe region I wish you were going to be there with us to tell us all about it and make us see with your eyes.


I have heard from Mr. Gannett a number of times and Dr. & Mrs. Merriam have been out here.
Have you heard of little Kent Kinney's death? Poor little fellow was


Los Angeles

Circa Date

[1904 Jun]


Original letter dimensions: 14 x 23.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0306

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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