C[harles] K[endall] Adams
UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN
OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT
June 26 th, 1897.
Mr. John Muir, LL.D.,
It gives me pleasure to announce that on the unanimous recommendation of the Faculty, the Board of Regents authorized me on Commencement Day to confer upon you the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws. You have earned it by your explorations and your scientific work and writings The University is proud of your achievements and desires thus to indicate her high appreciation.
I have the honor to be
Very respectfully yours,
C.K. Adams President.
1897 Jun 26
Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.
Adams, Charles Kendall, "Letter from C[harles] [Kendall] Adams to John Muir, 1897 Jun 26." (1897). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 2263.
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