John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


[letterhead]June 12, 1911Darling Helen,I've been [been?] up here in wonderfully fine Catskills at the magnificent summer home of the Harrimans a few days & am going back to the city house this eveningHave been at work on Yosemite book.Received your fine cheery June 5 letter 3 days ago.All goes well though I see lot of work aheadThe weather is not oppressively hot in the spacious Harriman mansions.I saw Mr H's doctor who winked so much encouragement when you were so sick in the Los Angeles Hospital. He was glad to hear you were now so merrily well.Ever devotedlyJohn Muir


Arden, N. Y.

Date Original

1911 Jun 12


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0358

Collection Identifier

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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