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Sent by:
Herbert Stevens
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
On:
7 January 1913

Sent by Herbert Stevens, Morecambe, Lancashire to Alfred Russel Wallace, [Old Orchard, Broadstone, Dorset] on 7 January 1913.

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

Summary

Congratulating Wallace on reaching his 90th birthday.

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LETTER (WCP586.586)

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

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/115
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the Herbert Stevens Literary Estate.

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Fairfield Rd

Morecombe

Lancs

7th Jan[uar]y 13.

Dr. A. R. Wallace. O. M.

Hearty congratulations on your birthday with the sincere wish that many years are yet ahead to use your powerful pen from one who revels in all your writings since your "Travels on the Amazon" captivated me when [I was] a youth.

Believe me | Yours very truly | Hbt Stevens [signature]

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