John Muir


John Muir


Margaret Hay Lunam


Martinez, California

December 18th 1906

My Dear cousin Margaret Hay Lunam. I think you got a letter from me soon after sending yours of Nov. 23d in which I gave you the California home news etc. We are all as usual now except Margaret who has the grippe or influenza She was very ill for a few days but is now much better
I am sending you today fifty dollars, 25 for the Dunbar poor & 25 for you & Maggie as a christmas gift with which to get any little thing you best like. Helen is getting through the winter very hopefully. With love to you all I am ever affectionately your Cousin John Muir



Martinez, Calif.

Date Original

1906 Dec 18


Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 0453

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

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Muir-Hanna Trust

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