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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-62:042
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  178 x 107mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a
Language:  English
Place:  Richmond Hill
Date:  1865
Comments to date:  Hooker moved to 3 Montague Villas, Richmond in December 1854. At his fahter's death in 1865 he succeeded him as director at Kew Gardens.
Short summary:  Resigns from book club on leaving Richmond for Kew.
Person:  Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817 (Halesworth, Suffolk)-1911 (Sunningdale), Explorer, Botanist, author
Person:  Hooker, Frances Harriet, 1825-1874, person referred to
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b.
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