C. Hart Merrian
1919 - 16 St., Washington
Dec. 28, 1907.
My dear Mr Muir:
The California goodies which you so kindly sent to contribute to the Merriam-Bailey supply of nutrient just missed Christmas and timely are continuing the good cheer into the winter. We have just opened the nuts & raisins and have divided with the Baileys - who and [arrd.?] a few days before Xmas.
How is Helen? Have been intending to write ever since my return, but have been under great pressure of work here & also have had to go on 2 trips to New York & New Haven. We hope she is entirely recovered and as frolicsome as ever.
A short time after my return from California I showed the President ten photographs of Hetch-Hetchy - yours & mine & some Colby gave me. He was
much interested in them and asked for them to show to Garfield - all of which seems for the good.
Are you not coming our way this winter?
Our love to you all and thanks for the goodies.
C. Hart Merriam-
Washington [D. C.]
1907 Dec 28
Original letter dimensions: 20 x 26.5 cm.
Merrian, C. Hart, "Letter from C. Hart Merrian to John Muir, 1907 Dec 28." (1907). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 3869.
Reel 16, Image 1307
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