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Sent by:
William [not a relative of ARW] Wallace
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
On:
10 ?February 1913

Sent by William [not a relative of ARW] Wallace, St Joseph's College, Darjeeling, India to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 10 ?February 1913.

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23 May 2011 by NHM

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LETTER (WCP1489.1268)

A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.

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Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/289
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the William [not a relative of ARW] Wallace Literary Estate.

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[[1]]1

ST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE, NORTH POINT

DARJEELING

10 Jan Feb[ruar]y 1913

My dear Professor Wallace

The curator of our Botanical Gardens has sent me the enclosed with a parcel which I am forwarding today, it has to be declared for its customs so I put it down at a nominal of but it was presented and of course I know nothing of what it is worth. I hope you will find some good species, and if you want more no doubt a line of appreciation to the care, and a request for what you want would get some, or I would ask again.

With kind regards | I am your very sincerely | William Wallace Esq. [signature]

[[1]] I am sorry I have not the address at the head of your letter by men bit I send to that which under you before.

W. W.

ENDNOTES

1. Written in the top left of the page in an unidentified hand is "Answered March 25th".

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