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Darwin Correspondence Project

To E. H. Stanley   15 April 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

CD has helped leading physiologists to prepare a draft bill for legislation with regard to vivisection, and he hopes Lord Derby will support the bill and mention it to ministers of the Cabinet. Has heard that other groups are preparing bills for the same purpose, and feels it important that the science of physiology be protected as well as animals.

Summary

CD has helped leading physiologists to prepare a draft bill for legislation with regard to vivisection, and he hopes Lord Derby will support the bill and mention it to ministers of the Cabinet. Has heard that other groups are preparing bills for the same purpose, and feels it important that the science of physiology be protected as well as animals.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9933
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Edward Henry Stanley, 15th earl of Derby
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 97: C22–4
Physical description
AdraftS 3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9933,” accessed on 17 August 2018, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-9933

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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