W. H. Simpson
The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway System.Railway Exchange, 9 Jackson Boulevard. Chicago.W. J. BLACK,Passenger Traffic Manager.OFFICE OF PASSENGER TRAFFIC MANAGER.W. H. SIMPSON,Adverttaing Agent.Chicago, November 8,1909.Mr.John Muir,Martinez, Ca1ifornia.Dear Mr. Muir:At last we have arranged matters for sending the box of fossil wood to Edinburgh, Scotland, our Freight Department having forwarded the necessary instructions to agent at Muir, California, on October 29th. As soon as we receive the bill of lading covering this shipment I will forward same to prof. of. Balfour, telling him that it is done on your request.Trusting that everything will be satisfactory and thanking you for your trouble, I beg to remainYours truly,W. H. SimpsonAdvertising Agent.NHR04628
1909 Nov 8
Original letter dimensions: 27 x 20.5 cm.
Simpson, W. H., "Letter from W. H. Simpson to John Muir, 1909 Nov 8." (1909). John Muir Correspondence (PDFs). 5921.
Reel 18, Image 0881
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