John Muir


John Muir


Helen [Muir Funk]


[June ? 1914]Darling HelenI have been waiting with great anxiety for the word you sent yesterday and of course I'm delighted.God bless the child.Tell Buel to drop me a line every day as long as you are in the hospital that I may be assured of your speedy progress to your regular joyful health.Wanda is away from home & does not yet (Monday) know the wondrous news.Ever your devoted fatherJohn MuirIf there should be anything besides prayers & congratulations needful let me know.


[Martinez, Calif.]


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Reel 22, Image 0439

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