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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-77:041
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  139 x 100mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 1b, 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Lucknow
Date:  1865-01-27
Short summary:  Letter of introduction for a Mr Sinclair - "late manager of our coal mines".
Person:  Champion de Crespigny, Claude William, Sir 3rd baronet, 1818 (London)-1868 (Wivenhoe, Essex), Army officer, author
Person:  Stevens, Samuel, 1817-1899, Entomologist, Collector, Natural history auctioneer, addressee
Person:  Sinclair, fl. 1865, Manager of coal mines, person referred to
Person:  Adams, Arthur, 1820-1878, Writer, Naval surgeon, Naturalist, person referred to ?
Person:  Cuming, Hugh, 1791 (Washbrook, near Kingsbridge,Devon)-1865, Conchologist, Collector of natural history specimens, person referred to ?
COMMENTS
Comments:  Note in pencil on 2b. Mr Sinclair not identified. The identities of A. Adams and Cuming are conjectures. Hugh Cuming died in August 1865.
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