John Muir


John Muir


Louie [Strentzel Muir]



July 10 1896

Dear Louie.

I am once more enjoying the marvels of the Yellowstone Will be here about six days in all. Hague has studied the region five years & is of course a fine guide. The whole company is good. The best imaginable The flowers & geysers are in their glory. From here we go to Helena & thence to the North Columbia.
I hope to hear from you at Helena. & then will give you a new address. Hope all is well. Cant guess when ill be home Love to all in [illegible]

Ever lovingly yours




Yellowstone National Park

Date Original

1896 Jul 10


Original letter dimensions: 21.5 x 14 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 09, Image 0292

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