Creator

Ellie Mosgrove

Creator

Ellie Mosgrove

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

[4]

she came back.
Lots of snow I suppose. When I think of those beautiful flowery meadows fringed with trees I can hardly stand this dry place. We should not complain, at

[1] 1908

325 W. ADAMS STREET

LOS ANGELES

Dear Mr. Muir

Why couldn't we have seen in Yosemite his year or you in it last but luck plays us mean tricks, In spite of it, I am so glad

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[2]

Helen had that opportunity. She wrote a most enthusiastic letter the day before you started for the Meadows.
Marian is doing famously but can not leave her doctor in San Francisco for

[3]

a week or so. She would love to see you if you happened to be in San Francisco and wanted to take a long car ride. They are at 3633 Jackson Street. Marian has seen Helen since

[8]

good to take the trouble to write and it is much appreciated by your friend

Ellie Mosgrove

Monday.

[5]

[present?], the days are actually foggy.
Prof. Brewer of Yale, was here once or twice and talked a great deal about the early days in the Sierras. He is a very interesting man.

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[6]

He was very amusing about Clarence King's [illegible]ing. He is on his way to San Francisco and you will probably see him there.
What has happened to Mr. Keith? I read in the paper a

[7]

short article of condolence for some accident that may prove fatal but would very much like to know what did occur.
It is very nice and pleasant to hear from you and you are very

Location

Los Angeles

Source

Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir16_0945-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 16, Image 0945

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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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