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Record number: WCP298

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Violet Isabel Wallace
11 December 1897

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Parkstone, Dorset, to Violet Isabel Wallace [address not recorded] on 11 December 1897.

Record created:
01 June 2002 by Lucas, Paula J.


Re. sending moss and flowers; finishing vaccination paper and diagrams; Eleanor's plans for Christmas.

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LETTER (WCP298.298)

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

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/2/97
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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Parkstone, Dorset.

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]

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