Creator

Katharine Hooker

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

[4]AffectionatelyyoursKatharine Hooker[1]San Francisco, Dec. 9.My dear Mr MuirI have waited two days, before writing to give you news of Marian, so as to be able to say she was better, which she really is today. But I see I ought to have written at once, since you note just received shows04647 [2]so much friendly solitude.I was troubled about her, she seemed so weak and miserable, and she has had a hard time, but this afternoon she is up and moving about the room, and says I am to tell you she is doing well. I heartily[3]echo your wish with regard to her [good?], but did you see notice that doctors [illegible]e very wise about the care of there [own?] health? I think they set a poor example.We enjoyed our [week?] visit from you so much

Location

San Francisco

Source

Original letter dimensions: 18 x 23 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir18_0939-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0939

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Owning Institution

University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

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2 pages

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