John Muir


John Muir


Wanda [Muir Hanna]


ere going south. Weather here less oppressive than in New York--feel quite hale.Take precious care of the big happy boys. Tell them I'll be back to see them & tell stories next spring. Hope Toms crops & plans are prosperingPlease hold my mail until I get home. Remember me to the neighbors.Love to all,Your devotedPara BrazilAug 29, 1911Dear WandaI got here yesterday afternoon. Had a fine smooth sail all through & feel better than when I started.Will go on up the river on the 31st. May be on the great river about a month I'll write again05099

fatherJohn Muir


Para, Brazil

Date Original

1911 Aug 29


Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 26 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0606

Copyright Statement

The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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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University of the Pacific Library Holt-Atherton Special Collections. 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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