Creator

Maggie [Margaret Muir Reid]

Recipient

[John Muir]

Transcription

[1] [1904?]

Dear John

After our talk last eve. I think you are named, John, for our grandfather Muir- Sarah and I Eldest Daughters were naimed for our two grandmothers.
Fathers mother was an English woman. Sarah Hague. Yourself and David were named for our grandfathers. Then Dan has Fathers name & Annie mothers, Mary was named for Fathers Sister and Joanna for one of mothers Sisters, time about a name out of the twp familys seems to have been the rule.
I think it would be well

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[2]

to question Sarah on the Subject. you could have an answer by tomorrow, if inhast"

Maggie

[in margin: Maggie on names of our family]

Location

place unknown

Source

Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 13 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir14_0792-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 14, Image 0792

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Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

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.

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