Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Robert Muir's Tennessee Property

After Robert Muir retired from the coal mines of West Virginia, he bought a piece of property along a river in Van Buren County, Tennessee. On that property he lived in an abandoned bus.

Robert Muir standing in front of his bus, which served as his home;
photograph taken by his daughter, Henrietta Muir. Personal collection

Robert Muir's camp in Van Buren County, Tennessee; the truck belonged
to his daughter, Henrietta Muir; personal collection

Hodges Bridge on Hodges Ferry Road; the bridge no longer exists;
personal collection

'Robert Muir Standing in Front of his Bus,' personal collection
'Robert Muir camp in Van Buren County, Tennessee,' personal collection
'Hodges Bridge,' personal collection

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