Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to Thomas Barbour [none given] on 21 February 1908.
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A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
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Transcriber: Catchpole, Caroline
Transcription date: May 15, 2012
Scrutiny: 15/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
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Feb[ruar]y 21st 1908
Thomas Barbour Esq.[uire]1
Thanks for sending me news of the Mr. Duivenboden whom I knew as quite a young man-- and also of my "boy" Ali2 -- a photograph of whom would have been more interesting to me than those of the men of Dorey, who are pretty nearly as I left them 50 years ago.
Again thanking you.
Yours very truly | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
1. Thomas Barbour, American Herpetologist (1884 - 1946).
2. Wallace’s assistant whilst he was in the Malay Archipelago.
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