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The Wallace family's financial problems

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Letter from Wallace's mother, Mary Anne Wallace, to her friend Miss Draper concerning her financial misfortune following the bankruptcy of an executor of her father's will, dated August 1835. (extract)

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

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