John Burroughs


John Burroughs


John Muir


BurroughsLa M[illegible] Park Cali,Jany 18Dear Muir,Your "hello" & "Hurrah" sounded good, & made me feel more at home at once. And the invitation from Mr & Mrs Hooker hits the right spot. We will gladly accept it by & by. Dr Burroughs is expected here today to stay 2 weeks, & she will want to see you & I trust you will want to see her,04942

come over. We have been taken into the house of Mrs Atkinson & are more than comfortable. We are in clover to our eyes. Come & see. I see Mr [Brown?] every day. Mrs. B. stood the journey well, & thinks this is a great country.We had nearly a week at the Grand Canyon & I have got to rewrite parts of my article.AffectionatelyJohn Burroughs


La Manda Park, Calif.


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

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