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Record number: WCP473

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Sent by:
John Aitken
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
7 April 1899

Sent by John Aitken, Ardenlea, Falkirk, Scotland to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 7 April 1899.

Record created:
01 June 2002 by Lucas, Paula J.


Re. light, atmospheric particles and the causes of the blue colour of sea water and sky; 2 ff., back of f. 2 annotated in Alfred Russel Wallace's hand ?see Tyndall in Nature vol. 1. ... colours of water and air".

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  • letter (1)

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LETTER (WCP473.473)

A typical letter  .

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Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/2
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the John Aitken Literary Estate.
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©Trustees of The Natural History Museum



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