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Record number: WCP506

Sent by:
William Critchlow
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
14 January 1913

Sent by William Critchlow, Blackpool Spiritualist Church, Blackpool to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 14 January 1913.

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


Congratulating Wallace on his 90th birthday.

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LETTER (WCP506.506)

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Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/35
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the William Critchlow Literary Estate.

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Blackpool Spiritual Church

Albert Road

Jan[uary] 14th 1913

Dear Sir

The anniversary Tea meeting in connection with the above Church was held on Wednesday Jan[uary] 8th about 150 present When it was decided to forward to you their hearty congratulations on attaining your 90th birthday & hoping that you may have many [[2]] happy returns of the day and their prayer is that sufficient strength may be given you for your further efforts in the cause of Humanity.

I am Yours Truly | William Critchlow [signature] | President

Alfred Russell Wallace F.R.S




1. Written in the top left of the page in an unidentified hand is "Answ[ere]d. P. card Jan[uary]. 19th.".

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