Curatorial Records: Numbered Correspondence 02340
June 22, 1897
Major Sam Q. Robinson,
Surgeon, U.S. Army,
Fort Reno, O.T.
In answer to your inquiry of the 17th inst. I would state that the 7 inch centipede, mounted dry, is not desired for the Museum collection. Thanking you for your kind offer, I remain,
Deputy Surgeon General, U.S.A.
In charge of Museum & Library Division.