John Muir


John Muir


Mrs. [E.J. Metcalf] Mc Henry


Martinez, Aug. 7, 1907

Dear Mrs McHenry

I thank you for your kind letter & the marry good wishes you send as well as for the printed verses. More & more as the night draws nigh we feel the value of time, all to short at best to get much done That your own days may yet be long & happy is the wish of

Yours faithfully

John Muir


Martinez [Calif.]

Date Original

1907 Aug 7


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 0889

Collection Identifier

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

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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

Owning Institution

The Bancroft Library, University of California at Berkeley. 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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