John Mc Landburgh


John Muir


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00850 McLandburgh & Co., GRAIN COMMISSION MERCHANTS, 90 La Salle Street. CHICAGO, June 13 1879Mr. John Muir San Francisco, Cal My dear Sir: It gave me pleasure to receive your letter introducing Mr. M. [ Keloey?] – and I went with him personally to see about his project introducing him to several of our scientific men here. It has been several days since I saw him last and I do not know what he decided upon. The last call he made he was talking of taking the “[illegible] King” directly through to New York City. It was with [illegible]siderable [illegible]- tification that I learned you are about bringing out a book of your writings. That book will make your name well known all over the world. I have spoken


Chicago, [Illinois]

Date Original

1879 Jun 13


Original letter dimensions: 22.5 x14 cm.

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Reel 03, Image 1074

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