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Record number: WCP375

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell)
20 July 1861

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Sourabaya [Surabaya], Java Island, [Indonesia] to Mary Ann Wallace (née Greenell) [none given] on 20 July 1861.

Record created:
01 June 2002 by Lucas, Paula J.
Verified by:
21/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline (All except summary checked);


Re. plans to collect specimens in Java en route to Singapore and return from there to England; stores and baggage carried on previous expeditions; plans for work and accommodation on return to England.

Record contains:

  • letter (1)
  • publication (1)

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LETTER (WCP375.375)

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

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/3/50
Copyright owner:
©A. R. Wallace Literary Estate
Image credit:
©Trustees of The Natural History Museum
Record scrutiny:
21/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline;

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