1822 O'Tarrell Street
Jan. 13, 1900.
Mr. Muir., Dear Sir & Kind Friend:
I received to-day, (forwarded by Mrs. Swett,) the Ten dollars you have so kindly given me for a "Christmas" present. This, so generous of you, and so timely, for my means are limited, and such a present, spent carefully, a little at a time, enables me to buy things which I really need, but, which, if the means were lacking, I should be compelled to do without. Accept my grateful thoughts for your kindness, May God reward you a hundredfold, is my prayer 02653
"When Death's dark stream I ferry O'er, A time which surely shall come, - In Heaven itself, I'll ask no more - Thank just a Highland Welcome."
1900 Jan 13
Original letter dimensions: 26.5 x 20 cm.
Bagnall, John, "Letter from John Bagnall to John Muir, 1900 Jan 13 ." (1900). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 4222.
Reel 11, Image 0033
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