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From H. N. Moseley   27 November 1881

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Thanks CD for support in his election as Linacre Professor at Oxford.

J. Y. Buchanan, of the Challenger, says deep-sea red mud is fine because, like CD’s vegetable mould, it has been digested by worms and echinoderms.

Visited by John MacNeile Price, the son of CD’s friend from Chile, Mr Price; the son is now Surveyor General of Hong Kong.

Summary

Thanks CD for support in his election as Linacre Professor at Oxford.

J. Y. Buchanan, of the Challenger, says deep-sea red mud is fine because, like CD’s vegetable mould, it has been digested by worms and echinoderms.

Visited by John MacNeile Price, the son of CD’s friend from Chile, Mr Price; the son is now Surveyor General of Hong Kong.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13516
From
Henry Nottidge Moseley
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
University of London
Source of text
DAR 171: 262
Physical description
4pp

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13516,” accessed on 5 December 2021, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/?docId=letters/DCP-LETT-13516.xml

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