Sent by John Wodehouse, Foreign Office to H. Norton Shaw Royal Geographical Society, 3 Waterloo Place on 9 February 1854.
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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
An original MS
Pages with text: 2
Transcriber: Szentgyorgyi, Katherine
Transcription date: September 17, 2012
Scrutiny: 15/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
Signed off: no
February 9. 1854
I am directed by the Earl of Clarendon to inform you that the destination of Her Majesty’s Ship Frolic has been changed, and that a Passage cannot therefore be given in that Vessel to Mr. Wallace.
I am, | Sir, | your most obedient | humble Servant | Wodehouse [signature]
The Secretary to
The Royal Geographical Society.
&c &c &c
1. Text in unknown hand reads "Feb. 9".
2. Text in unknown hand written diagonally upwards reads "Ref. A.R. Wallace".
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