Henry F. Osborn


John Muir


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AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY,77TH STREET AND CENTRAL PARK WEST,NEW YORK5 April, 1907.My dear Professor Muir: I received your letter of December 29th just before departing for the Fayûm desert of Egypt. It was great to hear from you and I wish we could see you and tell you of our wonderfully interesting journey into the desert where we got the ancestors of the elephant.Yours faithfully,[illegible]Professor John Muir.[03861]


New York

Date Original

1907-04-05 00:00


Original letter dimensions: 17.5 x 11.5 cm.

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Reel 16, Image 0711

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