Eleanor Moor


Eleanor Moor


John Muir


[letterhead]My dear Mr Muir.I am so sorry that I am unable to accept your very kind invitation to the Sierra Club dinner. I appreciate it very much, and should like to go, but I am going out Friday evening, and mother thinks I had better not attempt to many things in one evening.Before you go home, I want you to have dinner with04704

us some evening, and tell us some more stories about, "The days when you were a boy."I have a dear little dog I want you to see, too.Thank you so much for your kind invitation, and be sure and come to our house to dinner, any evening you can. You are always welcome.Very Sincerely,Eleanor Moore.February Sixteenth.


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Circa Date

[1910] Feb 16


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 27 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0149

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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