Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 1/D222
Scope and Contents
A letter (in French) from Tientsin excusing the author from accepting an invitation to Peking for 24 January on the grounds that on that day he must visit areas affected by flooding.
18 Jan. 1884
Conditions Governing Access:
From the Fonds:
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