The Burgess Shale

Letter to Charles Walcott

“Sometimes I feel that I can hardly wait till the time comes to escape from city life, to the free air of the everlasting hills.”

Letter to Charles Walcott, 2-19-1912

Mary Vaux Walcott and Charles Doolittle Walcott, date unknown.
Mary Vaux Walcott and Charles Doolittle Walcott, date unknown.
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