Helen Muir


Helen [Muir]


[John Muir]


Daggett, CaliforniaFriday afternoonDear Papa - All goes well here and I am feeling fine. As it is windy today I have been around the shanty all afternoon - this morning I was out behind a haystack with my horse. Though it is windy it isn't cold.Mary has gone for the mail and I am anxiously looking for a letter from you saying you are better. How I wish04051 you could feel as well as I do today.Ill write every day. So now good-byeLovinglyHelenMiss Brodt got off last night on No. 7 all right. I gave her the pass when you sent it to me. It is good till tomorrow - 29th


Daggett, Calif.


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25.5 cm.

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