Helen [Muir Funk]
1911Rio de Janeiro Oct 10Darling Helen,Ive been here 3 days & leave today for Santos. Thence I go inland 4 or 5 hundred miles to look for Araucaria Braziliensis in the state of Parana Rio harbor is a glacial fiord. A glorious place I'll return to Rio from the woods thence go to Buenos Aires. Thence to Valparaiso etc.I am feeling quite well & of course fondly hope you & family are
I wish you would tell Buel to send $100 to Mrs Margaret H. Lunam, Westfield, Dunbar, Haddingtonshire, Scotland.By postal order of course & tell her in the letter 1/2 is for herself the other 1/2 for the poor.Buel will charge to my acct of course. With all love DarlingJohn Muir
Rio de Janeiro [Brazil]
1911 Oct 10
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Muir, John, "Letter from John Muir to Helen [Muir Funk], 1911 Oct 10." (1911). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 6181.
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