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Document number: 6614
Date: 18 May 1852
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Author: WELD Charles Richard
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Collection number: envelope 21180
Last updated: 9th July 2010

Royal Society
Somerset House.
May 18 1852

My dear Sir,

I have long intended to write you on a subject that has probably escaped your recollection.

I found in an iron chest two medals with your name on them As I apprehend that you wished them deposited in our custody I have not disturbed them, but I should like your sanction to show them to visitors, as we have no specimen of the medals excepting these, and they are interesting to those who visit our apartments

Will you kindly favor me at your leisure with a few lines conveying your wishes on the subject

Believe me, my dear Sir, yours most sincerely
C. R. Weld

W H F. Talbot Esqr

W. H. F. Talbot Esq
Lacock Abbey
nr Chippenham

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