Helen Muir


Helen Muir


[John Muir]


Martinez Calif

Sept. 18, 1893.

My dear Papa

I am so glad that you are coming home soon. Have you had a good time every where that you have been? Are you well? I am very well The grapes are nice and ripe now and I eat a great many of them but not too many. I can dress my self all by alone. From your own little girl with love and a kiss.

Helen Lilian Erigenia Muir.



Martinez, Calif.

Date Original

1893 Sep 18


Original letter dimensions: 20 x 12.5 cm.

Resource Identifier


File Identifier

Reel 07, Image 1347

Collection Identifier

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

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