G. S. Mackey
00848San Francisco, 2 June 1879My dear Sir, In enclose the promised letter of introduction to Mr. [ Walkem?], the premier of British Columbia. I also send you herewith, a circular letter addressed to my old Canadian friends, (with whom I recently travelled from the East) who are Engineers employed to explore a new route for the Canadian Pacific RRs, & whom I observe by the New= =papers, have gone up the Country in the direction of the Peace River — They are all good fellows and I hope you may [ fall?] in with them. Should you ever visit Europe I hope you will give
me an opportunity of seeing a great deal more of you than my short stay in this city has enabled me to do. I do hope you and Mr. McGee will enjoy your visit to the Northern wilderness “muchly” Yours sincerely G.S. MacKayMr. Muir. San Francisco[in margin: Address in London ————————— G.S. MacKay 471 Fin[illegible] [Circus?] ————————————————]
San Francisco, [Calif]
1879 Jun 2
Original letter dimensions: 20 x 25 cm.
Mackey, G. S., "Letter from G. S. Mackey to John Muir, 1879 Jun 2." (1879). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 485.
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