Creator

John Muir

Creator

John Muir

Recipient

[Moores family]

Transcription

Original in possession of Mr. Merrill Moores850 Madison Avenue,New York,April 12, 1912.Dear Merrill, Charles, and all your great family:You know how I sympathize with you in yourbereavement. The sad news came this morning and stirred a thousand"blessed, dearly cherished memories.- your mother's great kindnesswhen I was in darkness, and her sisters and all you children when you were young - reading for me, bringing flowers and love into my dark room. Never in all my wanderings in all these years has anything in the least dimmed the love light of that blessed IndianaMoores-Merrill-Graydon lang syne.God bless and comfort you.John Muir. RECEIPT FOR REGISTERED ARTICLE Registered at the Post Office Indicated in Postmark Complete record of registered mail is kept at the post office, but the sender should write the name of the addressee on back hereof as an identification. Preserve and submit this receipt in case of inquiry. POSTMASTER,FORM 3806.Per………………………………………No.…………………………………Class postage………………………05172

Location

New York

Date Original

1912 Apr 12

Source

Original letter dimensions unknown.

Resource Identifier

muir20_0891-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 0891

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The unpublished works of John Muir are copyrighted by the Muir-Hanna Trust.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 http://www.pacific.edu/Library/Find/Holt-Atherton-Special-Collections/Fees-and-Forms-.html

Owning Institution

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

Copyright Date

1984

Pages

1 page

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