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Record number: WCP4560

Sent by:
Annie Wallace (née Mitten)
Sent to:
Raphael Meldola
20 December 1908

Sent by Annie Wallace (née Mitten), Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to Raphael Meldola [none given] on 20 December 1908.

Record created:
23 July 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline


Sending a photograph, taken by Miss Chant.

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LETTER (WCP4560.4867)

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

Held by:
Hope Entomological Library, Oxford University Museum of Natural History
Finding number:
ARW 212
Copyright owner:
©Wallace Family

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Old Orchard,



Dec. 20.th 19081

Dear Professor Meldola

This photograph2 I think is the best of those taken by Miss Chant, at all events it is the one that I like best.

Wishing you both a happy Xmas & prosperous New Year.

Yours sincerely Annie Wallace [signature]


1. The date is written at the foot of the page.

2. Photo no longer enclosed.

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