Margaret Rae Lunam


John Muir


[4]has been here for a few days. She always makes kind enquiries for you. Is your autobiography book not published yet. I am longing to see it.With our kindest love to self & all your peopleBelieve meYours affectyMargt Rae Lunam[1]Westfield DunbarAugust 21st 1912Dear CousinWe were so glad to hear that you had got safely home again. We got a Los Angeles paper form Mrs. Borland at the Manse & Mrs Galloway (Sarah) wrote telling us that you were home & 05257

[2]at Martinez & so busy with accumulated correspondence, we have always hoped we would be hearing from you. Mother is so feeble this summer she is not able to be downstairs since the end of April. She is now sitting up a little bit in the evening when it[3]is fine, she is so content & pleased with everything & I have as yet been able to attend to her for which I am thankful. We have not seen any of the Hays this summer. James is not able now to come to Scotland, we miss their visit. Susan Gilrye


Dunbar [Scotland]

Date Original

1912 Aug 21


Original letter dimensions: 15 x 20 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 20, Image 1217

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