Creator

John Muir

Creator

John Muir

Recipient

[Margaret Hay Lunam]

Transcription

Martinez, Dec. 2, 1904

My dear cousin

I was glad to get your letter the other day telling yours & Maggie's good health & good visit last summer. I took your letter over to Margaret & Sarah & they also were glad to hear from you They both had colds but are better now, David also had a severe cold but he is almost well again So we are all about as usual except Helen. She had nearly recovered from pneumonia

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last spring when she went with Wanda to the mountains & climbed & walked until she brought on a second inflamation of the lungs. By careful nursing she is slowly recovering. though I still feel anxious.
I'm writing as usual. Now on a mountain book, which I hope to get off my hands by spring
Remember me to Maggie & all the clan. I enclose $20. for the poor I am

Affectionately your

Cousin John Muir

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Location

Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1904 Dec 02

Source

Original letter dimensions: 27 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir14_0668-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0668

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections/Fees-and-Forms-.html

Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton 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

Copyright Date

1984

Pages

2 pages

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