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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-54:168
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  177 x 110mm
Extent:  2 fol.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b
Language:  English
Place:  Unidentified
Date:  1841? (doubtful)
Comments to date:  Cordelia Marshall and William Whewell were engaged in June and married on 12 October 1841.
Short summary:  Sorry she could not come and make the acquaintance of the addressee's doctor.
Person:  Somerville, Mary, 1780 (Jedburgh, Roxburgshire)-1872 (Napoli), Mathematician, Scientific writer, author
Person:  Whewell, Cordelia, 1803-1855, addressee ?
Person:  Whewell, William, 1794 (Lancaster)-1866 (Cambridge), Writer, Scientist, Philosopher, Professor, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b. A number of letters connected with the Marshall family appear more or less together in the album. It is tempting to assume that the addressee of this letter is Cordelia Marshall and that her "doctor" is William Whewell.
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