Katharine Hooker


John Muir


[4]you her love, as do I-[Ever?] yoursKatherine Hooker[1]3563 Jackson St.San Francisco, June 18My dear Mr MuirI am so sorry to hear that your sister's illness is such a serious one. I did not know what the nature of it was when I wrote you before. It is very sad04801

[2]when that disabling disease lays hold of one dear to us.We are about settled in our little flat. Can you not come over and see us next Tuesday? We think of going over to Mill Valley the following day, and would you not like to go along and [3]spend a night or two there with us also? My sister has a little cottage there, which we are going to.These enclosures about the Atlantic's desires are most interesting. I will keep them for you.Marian sends


San Francisco

Circa Date

[1910] Jun 18


Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 19, Image 0529

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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