Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Old Orchard, Broadstone, Dorset to [Francis Albert Rollo Russell] [none given] on 10 January 1913.
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A postcard handwritten by author in English and signed by author.
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Pages with text: 1
Transcriber: Cooper, Rod
Transcription date: January 30, 2013
Scrutiny: 30/01/2013 - Catchpole, Caroline;
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Jan[uar]y. 10th. 1913
Many thanks to yourself and Mrs. Russell1 and your family for your united congratulations.2
They still keep pouring in!
Yours very faithfully Alfred R. Wallace [signature]
1. Wallace is addressing Francis Albert Rollo (1849 - 1914). A meteorologist noted for his study of the worldwide effects of the eruption of Krakatoa in 1883.
2. Wallace is referring to his recent ninetieth birthday on 8 January 1913.
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