May 26- Hilo. MawaiiH. I.We spent the night on [ruin?] of crater of Halea Kala & saw the sunset & sunrise at that place. Saw thro' field glo[illegible]es the "Silver Sword" [growing?] [an one of sub craters?]. Here is its picture & here is one of the leaves of the plant. C. B.Mr. John MuirMartinezCalifornia04510 J. B. wants to know if you knew this plant. They say it grows only in Haleakala.
Original letter dimensions: 9 x 14 cm.
Barrus, Clara, "Letter from C[lara] B[arrus] to John Muir,  May 26." (1909). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5783.
Reel 18, Image 0492
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