Emily O. Pelton


Emily O. Pelton


[John Muir]


[in margin 196]
[in margin 196]


1827 Market St. Sans Francisco.

My dear old friends

I am wondering if you are still in this part of the world. I am on my way to Bolinas and shall not return before the first of next week – Monday probably. and should you be down here should be most happy to see you The latter part of the

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week shall be at Mr Gaskills I think as I have not seen them yet. I came from San Jose last week and am quite surprised to find such very cold weather in this part of California. Mrs E. C. Knox is enjoying the beauty of Los Angeles climate, but I am looking for her up here to return with me to Brownsville the latter part of this month With kind regards and the best of good wishes from your friend

Emily [O.?] Pelton


San Francisco

Circa Date



Original letter dimensions: 16.5 x 26.5 cm.

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Reel 04, Image 0414

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Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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