Maude L. Watson


Maude L. Watson


Annie [L.] Muir


[in margin: Anemone. Mrs Watsons death - Annie's letter]

Poynette, Wis.

April 22, 1901

Miss Annie Muir.

Portage, Wis.

Dear Annie:-

Mother died yesterday afternoon at two o'clock. The funeral will be tomorrow at two o'clock. She was not taken seriously ill until eleven o'clock Saturday night, She suffered terribly until the last. Will tell you all about it when I


see you. I hope you are well, and that there is nothing to prevent your attending the funeral.

Your loving cousin,

Maude L. Watson.


Poynette, Wisc.

Date Original

1901 Apr 22


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0681

Collection Identifier

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

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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