Elsa Arnold


Elsa Upham Arnold


John Muir, Wanda & Helen [Muir]


[in margin: [Lumis?] Death condolence]

Aug 10 1905


Mr. Muir, Wanda and Helen:-

My dear friends:-

Mr. Arnold and mother join me in sending deepest sympathy in this hour of affliction. I feel that I have a personal loss for I always thought of Mrs Muir as one of my best friends. May you become reconciled in this sorrow and realize


that your loss is the dear mothers gain for her pain has ceased.
With love and best wishes from mother and myself

Ever Sincerely,

Elsa Upsham Arnold


San Mateo Ca.,

August 10, 1905.


Colma [Calif.]

Date Original

1905-08-10 0:00


Original letter dimensions: 17 x 27.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 15, Image 0673

Collection Identifier

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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