Sir Dietrich Brandis
of the Sierra unapproached by anyone else, and I am confident that his intimate acquaintance with the Geology, Botany and Forestry of the region will be of very great interest to yourself. The great Muir glacier in Alaska was named for him. In the confident hope that Mr. Muir will meet with the same kindness at your hands for which I owe you such sincere thanks, I am,Very sincerely yours,Gifford Pinchot
Biltmore, N. C.
1893 Jun 19
Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 22.5 cm.
Reel 07, Image 1108
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