Ann Gilrye Muir


Mother [Ann G. Muir]


Mary [Muir Hand]


1879 Portage April 1st

Dear Mary

I wish to thank you for your valuable present to me. But I feel sorry to have robbed you of one of your treasures — Last week each of us, had a letter from Hamilton, your father is still quite lame — but says his health is good I am sorry we did

[on envelope:

fm Joanna & her mother

Mrs Willie Hand, Phillips, Price Co. Wisconsin.]


Portage, Wisc.

Date Original

1879 Apr 1


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 03, Image 1032

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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