Sent by Alexander Frederick Richmond ("Sandy") Wollaston, Savile Club, Piccadilly to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset] on 25 October 1909.
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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Total Pages : 4
Pages with text: 1
Transcriber: Cooper, Rod
Transcription date: March 5, 2015
Scrutiny: 05/03/2015 - Benny, Ruth;
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4839 Gerrard 2
107, PICCADILLY. W.
Oct[ober]. 25. 1909.
My Dear Sir,
I am greatly obliged to you for lending me these letters of Professor Newton's3, which I return herewith. They have been most useful and instructing.
I am starting tomorrow for Dutch New Guinea, via Dolbo[?]
Believe me | Yours truly | A. F. R[.] Wollaston [signature]4
1. There is a catalogue/reference number inscribed in the top right-hand corner of the page. It reads "99".
2. The direction for telephone calls is printed obliquely and placed towards the top left-hand corner of the page.
3. Newton, Alfred (1829-1907). English zoologist and ornithologist.
4. Wollaston, Alexander Frederick Richmond "Sandy" (1875-1930). British doctor, naturalist and explorer.
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