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Collecting and sending insects to Bates

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Letter from Wallace to Henry Walter Bates listing and describing insect specimens and plans for further collections, dated June 1845. (extract)

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

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