Helen Muir


Helen [Muir]


[Louie Strentzel Muir]


Tuolumne Meadow

July 20, 1901

Dear Mama,

We reached here yesterday, ab[illegible] three o'clock, and are having a pe[illegible] lovely time, you just ought to s[illegible] Papa! last night he ate three supp[illegible] first a fine trout then soup, meat and bread with the rest of the peop[illegible] and then some one invited him [illegible] eat more trout and he acepted, says he feels fine. The driver who brought us u[illegible] here is going back now, so I thou[illegible] I would send a P.S. now and [illegible] real letter later.

With love




Tuolumne Meadows [Yosemite National Park]

Date Original

1901 Jul 20


Original letter dimensions: 30 x 18 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 11, Image 0779

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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