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February 20, 1925.

Dr. J. C. Merriam, President,
Carnegie Institution,
Washington, D. C.

My dear Dr. Merriam,

I cannot begin to thank you for your most encouraging letter of January twenty eighth and I am happy to bee able to say that the Museum authorities have granted me permission to spend the month of June at Tortugas.

With my best regards to you.

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