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Record number: WCP4657

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Francis Albert Rollo Russell
16 July 1911

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Wimborne, Dorset to Francis Albert Rollo Russell [none given] on 16 July 1911.

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14 August 2012 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP4657.4974)

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

Held by:
American Philosophical Society
Finding number:
Russell Papers
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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July 16th 1911 Old Orchard,



Dear Mr. Rollo Russell1

I presume you have ascertained, that, though not a member of the Club, I have the power to propose you for election, -- and I therefore do so with much pleasure.

With best wishes for yourself and Mrs Russell.

Yours very faithfully Alfred R. Wallace [signature]


1. Francis Albert Rollo Russell (1849 - 1914). A meteorologist noted for his study of the worldwide effects of the eruption of Krakatoa in 1883.

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