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Record number: WCP385

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Thomas Sims
[?February] [1856]

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, [none given] to Thomas Sims [none given] on [?February] [1856].

Record created:
03 June 2013 by Chillingworth, Nancy
Verified by:
21/08/2012 - Catchpole, Caroline (All except summary checked);


Re. Sims's business, engraving technique; eagerness for departure to the East; sore [foot]; description of Singapore street scene and mixture of nationalities including Kling (Chettiar) tradesmen.

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Marchant, James. (1916). I. Early letters (1854-62). 45-88. In: Marchant, James. Alfred Russel Wallace Letters and Reminiscences, Vol. 1. Cassell and Company, Ltd, London, New York, Toronto and Melbourne. i-xi, 1-320. [p. 61-62]

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ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate
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