Ellie Mosgrove


Ellie [Mosgrove]


John Muir


3277 Pacific AvenueSan FranciscoDear Mr. Muir:Do you realize I have not seen you for months and months on end! Can't you be torn away for a few days to make us a little visit? I am sure you need pencils and paper or perhaps a new Sa[illegible].Florence was tremendously pleased at the idea of a wedding gift from you but has not made up05864

her mind just what she wishes.This note came from Mr. Dickey without New York address. She had her difficulties in getting away from that [mad land?].Maude Thomas was in Italy &had very little trouble.Shall we expect you next week — some day?Love from Mrs. Hooker and from EllieOct. 9th.


San Francisco

Circa Date

[1914] Oct 9


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 13.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 22, Image 0709

Collection Identifier

Online finding aid for the microform version of the John Muir Correspondence

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Owning Institution

Holt-Atherton Special Collections, University of the Pacific Library. Please contact this institution directly to obtain copies of the images or permission to publish or use them beyond educational purposes.


2 pages


Environmentalist, naturalist, travel, conservation, national parks, John Muir, Yosemite, California, history, correspondence, letters



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