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Sent by:
J. Archer
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
On:
17 March 1899

Sent by J. Archer, Sidcup to Alfred Russel Wallace [none given] on 17 March 1899.

Record created:
30 November 2011 by Mayer, Anna

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LETTER (WCP3177.3145)

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

Held by:
British Library, The
Finding number:
BL Add. 46441 ff. 180-181
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the J. Archer Literary Estate.

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[[1]]1

[1 word illeg.] Sidcup

19thMar[ch]. 1899

Dear Dr. Wallace

My friends at Leighton have kindly got what I hope is the information you want. They obtained it from Mr. Malley, the clerk at the wharf who [[2]] has been there for 50 years:

I enclose your questions and the answers sent.

I am glad to say that Neill keeps on improving[?] and seems doing quite satisfactorily.

With kind regards [[3]]2 to yourself and Mrs. Wallace,

Believe me | Very truly yours | J. Archer [signature]

ENDNOTES

1. 180 is written in the upper righthand corner.

2. 181 is written in the upper righthand corner.

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