Benj[amin] P. Avery
you more intimetaly, is to be lost to me. Not [ambition?] for [illegible] purely ext[illegible] and accidental – and which are infinitely below those of my [illegible] profession — but the [illegible]fulsion of broken health made me seek a foreign app[illegible]. Hoping I shall be privileged to hear from you when abroad, I am Sincerely Yours, Benj. P. Avery
San Francisco, [Calif]
1874 Apr 25
Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.
Reel 03, Image 0069
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