John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


Castle RockGarrison on HudsonGarrisons on Hudson, N.Y, August 10, 1911My brave darling Helen:It is awfully good of you to offer to give up [illegible] but it would never do to leave you and the baby. I would only fret all the more. It was too late anyhow as it turns out for my ship, the Dennis of the [illegible] Saturday morning instead of Wednesday morning. I will be all alright anyway. It is now half past six in the evening and I have just finished the Yosemite Book[illegible]

and start for Lroohlyh tomorrow morning to got aboard co as not be loft in the morning. I am all right only tired. Have been up at about half past four for the last three or four weeks and at work about five. I well rest on the way down to the Ananon. Send me a letter to Para, Erazil, Couth America, and I well probably get it something. I will give you other addresses as soon as I know thon.Give my love to Wanda letter or two [illegible]


Garrisons on Hudson, N. Y.

Date Original

1911 Aug 10


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0594

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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