John Muir


John Muir


Alice Mc Chesney


[Original letter returned to Mrs. J. B. McChesney]

Strawberry Valley, Yuba Co.,
Dec. 24th, 1874.

Alice McChesney.
My bonnie lassie:

I cannot send you a living bunnie, but here is the very splendidest tail I ever saw.
Happy year, my lassie, to you and to all.

Truly your friend,

John Muir


Strawberry Valley, Yuba Co., [Calif]

Date Original

1874 Dec 24


Original letter dimensions: 33 x 21.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 0243

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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



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