Francis George


Francis George


John Muir


Valona Dec 12th 10 Mr John Muir Martinez Calif Dear Sir Mr Geo Smith will give only $800.00 cash for the Church Property on Port St which is a very low figure. The lot is 50ft x 140 facing port St. first ave being equal to 2 lots I think that it should bring $1200.00 part cash & the balance on time. Kindly let one know your pleasure in the matter. As to those lots marked xx they are sold Ongwarshi paid $530.00 for his & Seaman bought hos from Mr Coleman & Lee baught the corner lot from Mr Coleman for 600 or 650.00 I enclose sketch of OngwarshiΓÇÖs Block which shows lots in said block. Yours Truly Francis George Who has the key for the church property? I would like to have it.


Valona [Calif.]

Date Original

1910 Dec 12

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

MSS 048 John Muir Papers

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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