John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


My address will bePara Brazil care of the Booth Steamship Company.Ever your loving father.[in margin: Aug. 12, 1911]Aug. 12Darling, in an hour or two I'll be sailing straight to the Amazon. Mrs. Osborn's servants here & the Professor's man are all at my service & Ill be taken to the ship from here in an auto. I'll write often Don't fret about me, for I've been so well fed etc that in spite of hardwork I'm perfectly well. Love to all, Write to David. I'm so hurried. Dear dear child Goodby.


[New York]

Date Original

1911 Aug 12


Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0602

Collection Identifier

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

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Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.

Copyright Holder

Muir-Hanna Trust

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



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