John Muir


John Muir


[William] Keith


Dear Mr Keith.I've been hoping to see you ever since I got back from the south but you had always left your study when I called. Anyhow you must know that I am always with you in sympathy & always glad at every whisper of good news of your gaining however slowly in health.I saw Mr. Harmon today who said you had a restless night. Never be [dowy?]. The pictures you are now painting seem to me better than everGod bless you brave old friend. So with all my heart I prayJohn Muir


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Reel 20, Image 0272

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission to publish or exhibit them, see

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