Ellie Mosgrove


Ellie Mosgrove


John Muir



day with you and meet Mrs. Muir.
Hoping you are at home and this will be agreeable

I am sincerely yours,

Ellia Mosgrove

c/o Wis. Theodore Poindexter

St. Dunstan's,

San Francisco.


My dear Mr. Muir:-

I want very much to see you again. I want to hear you talk and tell me much of your trip and I will tell you all, but the little of what has happened to all of us.



To begin with Helen has a little daughter two months old, a lovely baby.
We, Marian and I had our [illegible] in the Tahoe region under the beloved trees
Yesterday I took a fine


ten miles walk over into Redwood Canon [diacritic] near Mill Valley. It was very beautiful.
I will be around San Francisco for the next few weeks and would love to go and spend the


[San Francisco]

Circa Date



Original letter dimensions: 13.5 x 21 cm.

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Reel 14, Image 0788

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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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