Letter (WCP1725.1608)


5 Westbourne Grove Terrace, W.

April 7th 1862

To the Secretary of the Zoological Society of London.1


I beg to acknowledge the receipt of your letters of the 1st. & 4th Inst[ant]. informing me that the Council of the Society have elected me a fellow & remitted the usual fees.2

I beg you will communicate to the Council at their next meeting my high sense of the honour they have done me and return them my sincere thanks for their liberality.

I have the honour to remain | Sir | Your obed[ien]t. Serv[an]t. | Alfred R. Wallace [signature]

Sclater, Philip Lutley (1829-1913). British lawyer, zoologist and ornithologist, secretary to the Zoological Society of London.
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Please cite as “WCP1725,” in Beccaloni, G. W. (ed.), Ɛpsilon: The Alfred Russel Wallace Collection accessed on 3 March 2024, https://epsilon.ac.uk/view/wallace/letters/WCP1725