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To ?   22 February 1882

Summary

Instructs engraver on illustrations for his paper ["The action of carbonate of ammonia on the roots of certain plants", Collected papers 2: 236–56].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  22 Feb 1882
Classmark:  Princeton University Library
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13698

To ?   23 February 1882

Summary

Asks correspondent to suspend an enclosed certificate [missing].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  23 Feb 1882
Classmark:  Duke University, Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library (Frank Baker Collection of Wesleyana and British Methodism (RL.00413): James Botteley and Charles Hart autograph book)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13703

To ?   12 March 1882

Summary

Thanks for letter and promise to send pamphlet.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  12 Mar 1882
Classmark:  Smithsonian Libraries (Dibner Library of the History of Science and Technology)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13725

To Mr Loct?   29 March 1882

Summary

Thinks Mr Loct[?] ought to have sent an addressed envelope.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  29 Mar 1882
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.617)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13748

To ?   29 March 1882

Summary

"Earthworms are hermaphrodite, but two must unite & both produce eggs.–– I have seen hundreds coupled, early in the morning & occasionally during the night.––"

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  29 Mar 1882
Classmark:  John Wilson (dealer) (n.d.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13748A

To Nature   [before 6 April 1882]

Summary

Reports observations of W. D. Crick [see 13705, 13715, and 13721] and Frank Norgate [see 13079]. They leave no doubt that living bivalves are often carried from pond to pond.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Nature
Date:  [before 6 Apr 1882]
Classmark:  Nature 25 (1882): 529–30; Collected Papers 2: 276
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13760

DCP-LETT-6525

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Ladies
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 96: 66
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6525

To ?   4 February 1882

Summary

Discusses plate for use in article ["Action of carbonate of ammonia on chlorophyll-bodies", Journal of the Linnean Society of London (Botany) 19: 239–61].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  4 Feb 1882
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.615)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13658

To ?   10 February 1882

Summary

Asks correspondent to sign certificate for Raphael Meldola [as a candidate for Royal Society].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Unidentified
Date:  10 Feb 1882
Classmark:  Wellcome Collection (MS.7781/1–32 item 20)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13675

DCP-LETT-941

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John William Lubbock, 3d baronet
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 210.10: 12
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-941

DCP-LETT-9579

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Murray
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 97: C56–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9579

DCP-LETT-9589

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Howard Darwin
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 210.1: 28
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9589

DCP-LETT-7839A

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Francis Darwin
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 271.4: 4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7839A

DCP-LETT-8190A

Summary

Expresses his satisfaction that JJM has undertaken the translation [of a fourth French edition] of Origin. Urges the use of the sixth English edition so as to include corrections and additions.

His interest in influencing the eminent men of science in France.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Jean Jacques Moulinié
Date:  
Classmark:  unknown
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8190A

DCP-LETT-8407F

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Ewart Gladstone
Date:  
Classmark:  unknown
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8407F

DCP-LETT-8585F

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Royal Dublin Survey (Geological) Office
Date:  
Classmark:  unknown
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8585F

DCP-LETT-5478F

Summary

Printed set of 17 "Queries about expression" with a number of CD annotations concerning position of hands and fingers in expression of astonishment.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Trimble Rothrock
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 186: 1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5478F

DCP-LETT-5828

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 210.6: 124
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5828

DCP-LETT-6664

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Chester Tait
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 147
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6664

DCP-LETT-6874

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Albrecht Carl Ludwig Gotthilf (Albert) Günther
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 82: B21–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6874
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