Creator

Alex Ross Matheson

Recipient

[John Muir]

Transcription

the living creatures. that go to make up a perfect [farm?] It is an oasis of rest to the tired body and weary brain, but I am tiring you out, what about yourself. Your pen would still proclaim you young. enthustiac opt[illegible], still looking for some little gem among the flowers, a lover [illegible] to the [picturesque?]; the grand in Nature. I shall study you more and more as I p[illegible]se the volume before me and shall wait impatiently for an answer What of your brother. I have not heard from him

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since we were at the university of Michigan together. I will send you a report of the hospital in which I am [actively?] engaged Good bye

Your friend

Alex Ross Matheson

Location

place unknown

Source

Original letter dimensions: 18 x 23 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir12_0909-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 12, Image 0909

Copyright Statement

Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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2 pages

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