Creator

F. B. Perkins

Creator

F.B.Perkins

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

532 - 24th St

Oakland Dec 7, 1895

Dear Mr Muir,

On the mantel shelf of the room where I write are the pictures of your children whom I have come to almost reckon as my own, & to think that their smiles belong to myself personally.
And along with this has grown my desire to see & talk with their father once more. Do let me know when you will be in the vicinity again. If possible do come here & see us: the latch string reaches out to the street. Or if you cannot do this let me know where I may see you & if possible Mahomet will go to the mountain.
We are boarding at the Kelsey House.

Very truly yours

F. B. Perkins

Location

Oakland [Calif .]

Date Original

1895 Dec 7

Source

Original letter dimensions: 22.5 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir08_1287-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 1287

Copyright Statement

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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