Margaret Rae Lunam


[John Muir]


[4]How is your dear Helen & when do you hope to have her at home with you, how are Professor & Mrs. Kellog have you seen them this yearMother joins me in kindest loveYours AffectyMargaret Rae Lunam[1]WestfieldDunbarNovr 11th 1909Dear CousinIt seems a very long time since we heard from you but we heard from your sister Mrs Galloway that you were well & going about this summer then our "Local" told us04630 [2]that you had been in the Yosemite Valley with President Taft Our Minister Mr Borland who had got a loan of your 'Mountains of California" I enjoyed it much, asked it for a friend a Revd Dr Paul parish minister of the Grange Edinburgh who sent it back to him with the enclosed[3]letter I thought it might interest you to see this letter (dont send it back). I saw Paul had been lecturing on Botany at Ty[illegible] [home?] the other week, Mother is well but very feeble but was able to get out in her chair in the Summer but it is too cold for that now


Dunbar [Scotland]

Date Original

1909 Nov 11


Original letter dimensions: 16 x 20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0885

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