John Muir


John Muir


[Katharine] Hooker


Old Home, Apr. 27, 1909Dear Mrs Hooker,I have your kind letter & two forwarded letters. Helen stayed only a day at Pasadena, & arrived at her darling desert happy & hopeful & not the least tired.I start for Yosemite with J. B. & Co on the 29th & will report to you.The old Home seems lonelier than ever. How glad I am you like me & wish me luck!My love to Mr Hooker, most pious of mortals, notwithstanding the Pag[illegible]e faces & phrases he makes Ever faithfully yoursJohn Muir


[Martinez, Calif.]

Date Original

1909 Apr 27


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0400

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