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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms gb-00828
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  228 x 185mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
Attachment:  seal
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1844-05-17
Short summary:  Accompanying letter to the sending of a list of shells as well as the shells themselves; information that the author has directed his bankers to remit a sum of money to the addressee and that he has returned some publications
Person:  Harris, Thomas, Lord, -1844, Naturalist, signed by
Person:  Cuming, Hugh, 1791 (Washbrook, near Kingsbridge,Devon)-1865, Conchologist, Collector of natural history specimens, addressee
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  note/-s
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1844 (around)
Short summary:  Notice that the letter was written two months before the death of the author of it
Person:  Cuming, Hugh, 1791 (Washbrook, near Kingsbridge,Devon)-1865, Conchologist, Collector of natural history specimens, author ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Identity of author uncertain; letter not written by the hands of the Lord Harris himself, just signe by him. Signature extremely difficult to read.
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