To Andrew Clarke   26 October 1853

Botanic Gardens, Melbourne

26. October 1853.


I have to acknowledge the receipt of a copy of the Government map, ordered by you for my guidance during my forthcoming expedition.1

It is my duty to express my gratitude to you, Sir, for your prompt attention to my application and to thank you for the completeness and accuracy with which this copy is executed.

I have the honour, to be


your most obedient

and devoted servant

Ferd. Mueller.

The Surveyor General.

See M to A. Clarke, 7 October 1853.

Please cite as “FVM-53-10-26,” in Ɛpsilon: The Ferdinand von Mueller Collection accessed on 25 January 2022,