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San Francisco, May 5th, 1903.
Prof. A. Karpinsky,
Director Geological Survey,
St. Petersburg, Russia.
I beg leave to present my friend, Prof. John Muir, L.L.D. - a scientist of high distinction. He visits Russia to study the general geology and particularly the glacial geology of Eastern Europe and Siberia.
I bespeak for professor Muir the warm and generous courtesy which myself and my countrymen received at your hands during the memorable 7th session of the International Geological Congress.
Bearing this in kind remembrance, and with sentiments of the highest esteem, I remain
1903 May 5
Original letter dimensions: 28 x 21.5 cm.
Manson, Marsden, "Letter from Marsden Manson to A. Karpinsky, 1903 May 5." (1903). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 2616.
Reel 13, Image 0482
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