Typed Letter Signed on "The Fifth Thule Expedition" letterhead. Knud RASMUSSEN, 1879 - 1933.

Typed Letter Signed on "The Fifth Thule Expedition" letterhead

Copenhagen: 1925. unbound. 1 page, 11.25 x 8.75 inches, Copenhagen, September 12, 1925. Written by the Danish Arctic explorer to the Geographic Society of Chicago, in part: "I promised...to give a lecture about my last expedition from Greenland to the pacific [sic] ocean, before your most esteemed society in February or March...it is with greatest regret I beg to say that I in this term will not be able to come to Chicago..." Receipt stamps and secretary's notations; several folds; tiny tears and light smudging in the right margin. Very good(-) condition.

Price: $850.00

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