Creator

Anna Galloway Eastman

Recipient

John Muir

Transcription

01932

Portage, Wis., Jan 28, 1895

My dear uncle John:

Many many thanks for Kenneth's and my share of your Christmas gift. It is so kind and thoughtful of you to remember such a lot of us every year.
Kenneth, the "young Indian" as you were pleased to dub him when you were here last is quite a boy now, with little yellow curls and eyes dark as ever. He has been running round for more than six months, exploring

his little world, a merry happy little fellow.
I received a nice letter from Aunt Maggie Reid tonight, in which she tells me that all the uncles, aunts, and cousins are well. She told me too of how she enjoyed your book, I have forgotten the name of it, but I must get a copy.
I have not been home for some time, but Grace spent the week before last with us, and I am hoping to have Celia out for a few days.

With love to all I am

Your affectionate niece

Anna Galloway Eastman

Location

Portage, Wis

Date Original

1895-01-28

Source

Original letter dimensions: 18 x 22.5 cm.

Resource Identifier

muir08_0767-let.tif

File Identifier

Reel 08, Image 0767

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Some letters written to John Muir may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

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.

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2 pages

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