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Record number: WCP605

Sent by:
William Gush
Sent to:
Alfred Russel Wallace
16 January 1913

Sent by William Gush, Secretary, Yorkshire County Union of Spiritualists and Societies, Huddersfield, Yorkshire to Alfred Russel Wallace [address not recorded] on 16 January 1913.

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


Congratulating Wallace on reaching his 90th birthday and on his achievements.

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LETTER (WCP605.605)

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

Held by:
Natural History Museum
Finding number:
NHM WP1/8/134
Copyright owner:
Copyright of the William Gush Literary Estate.

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239 Thornton R[oa]d


Jan[uary] 16th 1913

Dear Sir,

The above union assembled in conference on Sunday Jan. 9th, in the Armley Spiritualist Church. Desire me to express their heartiest congratulations to you upon the attainment of your ninetieth birthday, also to express their appreciation of your splendid eye and the great servers you have rendered to humanity, to express also there gratitude for the valuable service you have rendered to our own beloved cause, resources which in any truth have filled man to understand down to any guilt, to know and follow the built. Very many vigourous years of earth life be you position to carry your campaign against all the evil that weigh upon our common humanity.

Yours sincerely | William Gush Lee [signature]

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