Erling Gidum


Erling Gidum


John Muir


me to come to California I shall be most happy in making use of your kind allowance to pay you a visit.

Yours very sincerely

Erling Gidun


Goteborg [diacritic], Sweden Oct. 24 '1904

Dear Mr Muir,

It was a great pleasure for me to receive your interesting book. Indeed it was very kind of you to remember me.
I assure you that the pleasant days I spent with you on the beautiful Nile will always remain one of my dearest remembrances.
If ever circumstances will allow



Goteborg, Sweden

Date Original

1904 Oct 24


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 23 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0630

Collection Identifier

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

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