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Record number: WCP3669

Sent by:
Violet Isabel Wallace
Sent to:
[ Arthur Robert Hinks ]
31 August 1931

Sent by Violet Isabel Wallace, Ravenshook, Oxted, Surrey to [Arthur Robert Hinks], [Royal Geographical Society, Lowther Lodge, 1 Kensington Gore, London] on 31 August 1931.

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10 January 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP3669.3572)

A typical letter typewritten  in English and signed by unsigned.

Held by:
Royal Geographical Society
Finding number:
RGS Corr. Block CB10 1931-1940 WG & V Wallace
Copyright owner:
©Wallace Family

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at Ravensbrook


Aug[ust]. 31. [19]31

Dear Mr Hinks2,

I was glad to hear the chair had arrived safely & shall one day hope to see it in its new home.

Thank you for the P.O. for /0/_

Yours sincerely | Violet Wallace4 [signature]


1. In the top right corner of page one of the manuscript, a rectangular stamp reads "R. G. S." and below that, "1 SEP[TEMBER] 1931".

2. Hinks, Arthur Robert (1873-1945). English astronomer and geographer.

3. Wallace, Violet Isabel (1869-1945). Daughter of Alfred Russel Wallace.

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