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Record number: WCP5172

Sent by:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Sent to:
Charles Sedgwick Minot
4 December 1886

Sent by Alfred Russel Wallace, Baltimore, Maryland, USA to Charles Sedgwick Minot [none given] on 4 December 1886.

Record created:
07 March 2013 by Catchpole, Caroline


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LETTER (WCP5172.5682)

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

Held by:
The Harvard Medical Library in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
Finding number:
H MS c21.2
Copyright owner:
ŠA. R. Wallace Literary Estate

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Baltimore. MD.

Dec[embe]r 4th. 1886.

Dear Sir

I regret that my engagement while at Boston prevented me from returning your call. I hope to do so when I shall be again staying in Boston in a week or two.

Believe me | Yours faithfully | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]

Dr. Char.[les] S.[edgewick] Minot.1


1. Charles Sedgewick Minot (1852-1914) was an American anatomist and professor of comparative anatomy at MIT.

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