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Record number: WCP421

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Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Annie Wallace (née Mitten)
8 December 1903

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Broadstone, Dorset to Annie Wallace (née Mitten) c/o Miss Armstrong, 18 Priory Road, Bedford Park, London, W. on 8 December 1903.

Record created:
06 August 2011 by Beccaloni, George


Re. sending zoo tickets for herself and Miss Armstrong; daughter Violet forwarding son William's letters; Meldola's letters; Australian water-lilies sent by Alfred Russel Wallace to (Royal Botanic Gardens) Kew have flowered, requests Annie to visit Kew and ask if dying of off leaves normal; purchase of a barrel (144 pounds weight) of apples for 18 shillings and a chicken and duck from Roscommon, Ireland, advertised at 3/6 in "T.P's Weekly".; Stamped envelope addressed to Mrs Wallace c/o Miss Armstrong, 18 Priory Road Bedford Park, London W, with illegible [Broadstone] postmarks on the front and Paddington 9 Dec 1903 on the back.

Record contains:

  • letter (1)
  • envelope (1)

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ENVELOPE (WCP421.1494)

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/4/15(1)
Copyright owner:
©A. R. Wallace Literary Estate
Image credit:
©Trustees of The Natural History Museum



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