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

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. 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

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