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Wallace on tackling London's pollution

Manuscript by Wallace addressed to George Silk, suggesting an Act of Parliament to tackle the smoke problem in London and quoting a letter from his brother in California about politics determining official appointments, dated November 1858.

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Wallace Letters Online

Letter to Alfred Russel Wallace from the Royal Society, about his Darwin Medal award

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