To John O'Shanassy1    10 June 1859

Melbourne botanic & zoologic Garden,

10. June 1859


I have the honor to inform you, that I returned this day from Queenscliff,2 where I was principly engaged in forming algological collections.

Thanking your honor for the permission, which I received to visit that locality, I beg to add, that I feel greatly envigorated by the journey and capable to resume my duties.

I have the honor to be,


your most obedient & humble servant

Ferd. Mueller


The honorable the Chief Secretary.

See also J. Moore to M, 28 May 1859.

Please cite as “FVM-59-06-10,” in Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller, edited by R.W. Home, Thomas A. Darragh, A.M. Lucas, Sara Maroske, D.M. Sinkora, J.H. Voigt and Monika Wells accessed on 29 June 2022,