<manuscript on printed form letter>
33 Bruton Street.
August 16. 1831
I am directed to return you the thanks of the Zoological Society for your present of the skin of an Opossum (Phalangista Cookii) which has been received and deposited in the Museum.
I am Sir,
Your most obedient humble Servant
Edwd T. Bennett
&c &c &c