John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


Home Dec. 10, 1909Darling Helen:How have you fared these cold December days. Frost & rain & mud here swathed in fog. a grand [winter?] for semitropical Cal. Nevertheless we are all well here except a few mump swollen children who feel the attack but little. You can't be too careful as you well know. Send word now & then even now you are independantly married. Have you heard from the Sellers or Charlotte Kellogg My kindest regards to the Funks & Van Dykes especially Buel of course.Ever affectionatelyJohnMuir[in margin: What do you want for Christmas?]


[Martinez, Calif.]

Date Original

1909 Dec 10


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 18, Image 0945

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