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Identifier: NHM-WP01.001.017
Date: 1892.11.18
Name: Wallace Alfred Russel, Wallace William Greenell, Wallace Annie née Mitten, Davis ?, Meldola Raphael, Thompson Darcy, Usherwood ?, Perry ?, Ponton Mungo, Crump Mrs
Description: Letter from A. R. Wallace to his son William, from Parkstone, Dorset, 18 Nov 1892 re William starting work at Woolwich, advising him on type and cost of lodgings, behaviour at work and need to thank Davis, Meldola and Professor Thompson for help; orchids from Natal received from Canon Usherwood; work on index to Australia book (presumably Stanford's Compendium of Geography and Travel. Australasia, Vol.1, Australia and New Zealand. New Issue, London 1893); Prof Perry's book on spinning tops; Ma's (William's mother Annie Wallace) visit to Malvern; Mr Ponton's pin-hole photography in France; Mrs Crump; Aunt Fanny. Place: Australia Dorset Malvern Worcestershire England Notes: Numbered in pencil in Mrs Richard Wallace's hand:16
Document type: Correspondence


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