Emma Shafter Howard
[San?] Francisco.1760 Pacific [Ave.?]6/17/10[letterhead]John Muir Esq.My dear Mr Muir.-[Mr?] [illegible].- Harold has lately had a very pleasant visit with John Burroughs [illegible] Hudson.- What with his all-important (to him) memory of his Yo-Semite introduction to you.- and his inherited appreciation of those who embrace "All-Nature" in their lives and work.- he writes enthusiastically of his meeting and encloses an autograph of the Burroughs at04799
to [our?] near-by or mountain regin in MarinI am now [managing?] my l[illegible]s ([illegible]mtn) with an office at Mills Bldg. #528. As it is but three hours from one home to the other between city and country. I am back and forth very often.But aside from the pleasure it would give me to see you and Mr Burroughs in Marin, I [illegible]n something of State importance to advise with you about the third interest I hold on Tamalpais.- If you are to be in town the coming week. And care to respond.- I will meet you at[in margin: my home in San F- or at my office-]tached to his person."[illegible]e, I fold my hands and wait"- He writes that Mr. Burroughs is to come to California.-I make this an excuse for telling you that I [must?] speak with you upon the subject of my holdings at Tamalpais.-Where can I meet you?- I can make a little trip to your home if I know how to reach it.- and how to find you.- and when. If Mr. Burroughs comes,- it may be that he would enjoy a visit[in margin: #528 Mills Bldg Yours cordially -Emma Shafter Howard]
1910 Jun 17
Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 27 cm.
Howard, Emma Shafter, "Letter from Emma Shafter Howard to John Muir, 1910 Jun 17." (1910). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5044.
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