Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Parkstone, Dorset to Violet Isabel Wallace [address not recorded] on 11 December 1897.
Re. sending moss and flowers; finishing vaccination paper and diagrams; Eleanor's plans for Christmas.
A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 1
Transcriber: Murphy, Will
Transcription date: July 8, 2011
Scrutiny: 15/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;17/04/2013 - Lester, Ahren;
Signed off: no
Dec. 11th. 1897
My dear Violet
I send the articles you want -- also the moss & flowers separate in homes you will get them tomorrow morning. I am still busy finishing up the Vaccination paper & diagrams. Will not Eleanor come with you or is she going home for ‘Xmas. We should be very pleased to see her.
In great haste | Your affect[ionate] Pa | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
Please note that work on this transcript is not yet complete. Users are advised to study electronic image(s) of this document, if available.