Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mrs. Howitt, 1863 June 13.


Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mrs. Howitt, 1863 June 13.

Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mrs. Howitt, 1863 June 13.

Concerning a meeting with Mr. Watkin and the illness of Dr. Priestley.

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