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Reference numberMS/251/13
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from William Hyde Wollaston to Henry Wollaston
Date[10 April 1823 ?]
DescriptionWollaston notes his respect for his brother's conduct throughout life. He wishes he could procure for Henry the customs post or any other that would suit him. However, he declines to solicit favours in such circumstances, citing the likely lack of success and the forfeit of some of his independence. Instead, he forwards a transfer of property.

With a note: 'The enclosure alluded to was a Stock Receipt for Ten Thousand Pounds...'.

Endorsed vero: 'Letter from Dr W.H. Wollaston to his brother Henry. From a copy given to me by Mr Henry W. W.H.F. Date?'
Extent4p.
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8298Wollaston; William Hyde (1766 - 1828); chemist, physicist and physiologist1766 - 1828
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