John Muir


John Muir


[A. H. Fay and Frank ?] Sellers



Martinez Cal. Dec. 5, 1894

dear Sellers three,

We are glad to learn that you are coming to California this winter because it will surely be good for you, & because we will have the pleasure of seeing you
Don't fail to let us know when you arrive, & dont linger long in San Francisco before coming to our little


blessed halfway house & home between California & the confused Frenchy wilderness of Europe.
Tell Mrs. Sellers that I want her to say how many copies of my book she wants for her friends for the fine photographs she so kindly & carefully sent me.
With best wishes from us all & hoping to see you soon I am cordially yours

John Muir


valley. We are sorry Col. to hear that you have been sick & glad that you are better.
Make haste to this best side of the continent.
I see wild color Keith about once a week, & at such times we seldom fail to look back & stir up our pleasant memories of the days spent at your fine home on Michigan Avenue which to both of us was a


Martinez [Calif.]

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

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



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