Mary Sargent


Mary Sargent


John Muir



to be married January 25th - With every good wish for the coming year,

Very faithfully,

Mary Sargent.

Christmas Day.

[1] 12-??


My dear Mr. Muir-

We have always been such good friends "in the spirit", though meeting all too seldom – that



I want to tell you myself of my engagement to Dr. N. B. Potter of New York - I do want him to know you - so next time you come east[illegible] or west promise to visit us at 48 West 51st St. — for we are


Brookline [N. Y.]

Circa Date

[1902] Dec 25


Original letter dimensions: 14.5 x 22 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 12, Image 0879

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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