S&SWM PR papers L1269


7 Kempsford Gardens | Earls Court | SW | 7th May 1895


Yours of the 4th duly received & in reply wish to say that I will make a drawing in the museum of some archaeological specimens or you being an archaeologist will know of some particular specimen which you like I will do so well, so that you will then have a proof of my ability in that line of work.

I dont think I told you that I am a qualified art master I have got my certificate from the Department of Science & Art which is a guarentee that I have had a proficient scientific training as well as artistic

I need hardly say that I will do my utmost to give you full satisfaction if you should employ me in your archaeological work.

I remain yours faithfully

G.F.W. Johnson

To | General Pitt Rivers, F.R.S. | Rushmore | Salisbury



7 Kempsford Gardens | Earls Court | SW | 11th May 1895

Dear Sir

I understand that I go to Tisbury being the nearest station to Rushmore. I suppose there will be someone there to meet me? I propose leaving here on Wednesday 15th May by the 11.45 train from Waterloo arriving at 3.29 If this is not convenient to you, you might let me know which train I ought to take.

Yours sincerely
G.F.W. Johnson

Genl Pitt Rivers F.R.S.

Transcribed by AP June 2011

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