CAROLINA STATE LIBRARYSACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIATRUSTEES:ALLEN B. LEMMON, PRESIDENT, SANTA ROSACHARLES S. GREENE,---OAKLANDBRADNER W. LEE,---LOS ANGELESJOSEPH STEFFENS,---SACRAMENTOW. C. VAN FLEET,---SAN FRANCISCOJ. L. GILLIS, LIBRARIANWM. R. WATSON, ASSISTANT.CALIFORNIA HISTORICAL DEPARTMENT,EUDORA GAROUTTE, CHIEF.Sept 12 1906Dear Sir :We are endeavoring to obtain authors' names in full for the new card catalog of the Library, as well as signed biographical sketches to file for reference.We will consider it a favor if you will fill out the enclosed card and return it to the California Historical Department.Under "Miscellaneous notes" may be given facts of interest not included above, such as profession, public offices held, membership in learned societies and clubs, part taken in public affairs, etc.Thanking you in advance, I remain,Very truly yours,J. L. GILLIS,State Librarian.[illegible] Chief,California Historical Department.Would appreciate a picture of yourself to file with card.03759
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