P. B. Van Trump
to the proposed road around the mountain. You probably noticed the route given on the map in the Williams booklet. A road around this unique and isolated peak of many glaciers has been a favorite idea with me for years. If Ballinger should recommend an [illegible] for this purpose, it is to be hoped the watch-dog of the Treasury wont growl fiercely enough to prevent its being made — and then let some "Malefactor-of Wealth" [illegible] the treasury in double the amount.Ever truly yours,P. B. Van Trump
1910 Jul 27
Original letter dimensions: 20.5 x 12.5 cm.
Reel 19, Image 0657
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