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Record number: WCP3650

Sent by:
Annie Wallace (née Mitten)
Sent to:
George Nathaniel Curzon
20 November 1913

Sent by Annie Wallace (née Mitten), Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to George Nathaniel Curzon Royal Geographical Society, Lowther Lodge, 1 Kensington Gore, London on 20 November 1913.

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09 January 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP3650.3553)

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

Held by:
Royal Geographical Society
Finding number:
RGS Corr. Block CB8 1911-1920 A.R.WALLACE
Copyright owner:
©Wallace Family

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Old Orchard,



Nov[ember] 20th 1913.

The Right Hon[orable]. Earl Curzon1 of Kedleston, G.C.S.I. &etc.[?]

President R.G.S.

My Lord,

I desire to thank you and the Council of the Royal Geographical Society for your very kind message of sympathy for me in my great bereavement and also for the words of generous appreciation with which you referred to my husband's contributions to Geographical Knowledge and to other branches of science.

Believe me, | Yours sincerely, | Annie Wallace2 [signature]


1. Curzon, George Nathaniel (1859-1925). British Conservative statesman.

2. Wallace, Annie (née Mitten) (1846-1914). Wife of Alfred Russel Wallace.

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