By Louis D. Brandeis
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LUTZ:1 I am endeavoring to ascertain whether or not the New York, New Haven or [and] Hartford Railroad Com- Page 14 pany has during each of the five years ending June 30, 1912, made proper charges for depreciation of equipment, and with this in view I have endeavored from data available to determine the cost or value of the equipment on hand at the end of each year and the amounts charged either to Profit and Loss, Replacement of Equipment, Depreciation of Equipment, or Maintenance of Equipment.
To William Kent January 22, 1913 Boston, Mass. 1 I was with [Charles] Crane in Chicago, and I know that he is planning to arrange for you and Gifford to see Governor Wilson. ] Fisher. S. I note what you say about the condition of the Atlantic Coast main Line. 2 1 Kent was upset over pending public land proposals in Congress as well as over the rumor that Albert Sidney Burleson (1863-1937), a reputed anticonservation congressman, would get the secretaryship of the Interior Department. Burleson, who had represented Texas since 1899, became Wilson's Postmaster-General and chief dispenser of patronage.
Beale's judgment, as well as their judg- Page 19 ment that the possession of this library is important for the advanced work which they are undertaking. 2 I have just returned from the West where I have been for some weeks, and have not had an opportunity of seeing Walter E. Meyers [sic]3 as I have not been in New York. I wrote him, however, on my return saying that I should be very glad to see him here. Of course I intend to see him when I am next in New York, but by reason of my prolonged absence from Boston, I am prevented from going just now.