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To J. J. Aubertin   19 July 1863

Summary

Discusses geology of Brazil.

Asks for Brazilian stamps for his son.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John James Aubertin
Date:  19 July 1863
Classmark:  DAR 143: 24
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4246

To J. J. Aubertin   3 March [1871]

Summary

Invites him to visit.

Miss Butler is dead.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John James Aubertin
Date:  3 Mar [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 143: 25
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7539

From John James Aubertin   27 April 1863

Summary

Reminds CD of their acquaintance at Ilkley Wells; encloses portrait of self;

describes the topography, trade, commerce, produce, and population of São Paulo province.

Sends pieces of rock blasted for railway for CD to analyse.

Author:  John James Aubertin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 Apr 1863
Classmark:  DAR 159: 123
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4129

From J. J. Aubertin   3 September 1863

Summary

Thanks CD for his letter and geological report on the stones JJA sent.

Encloses postage stamps for CD’s son.

Author:  John James Aubertin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Sept 1863
Classmark:  DAR 159: 124
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4289

From J. J. Aubertin   1 March 1871

Summary

Was reminded of CD by his new book [Descent] in a shop;

reports having come on train as far as Bromley in previous summer, but found no means of travelling the seven miles to Down. Might try again.

Author:  John James Aubertin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Mar 1871
Classmark:  DAR 159: 125
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7526

From J. J. Aubertin   4 March 1871

Summary

Thanks for letter and invitation to come to Down.

Sorry about CD’s bad health; Brazilian climate has improved his own.

Sorry to hear Miss Butler is dead.

Author:  John James Aubertin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 Mar 1871
Classmark:  DAR 159: 126
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7545

From J. J. Aubertin   16 January 1872

Summary

A friend of JJA’s wants CD’s opinion on whether the disease porigo decalvans (hair falling out in clumps) demonstrates the link between man and dogs and has continued to evolve with man after he passed out of his "hairy-animal state".

Capt. [Richard?] Burton disagrees with CD’s notion of beauty in the abstract, and would like to meet him.

Author:  John James Aubertin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  16 Jan 1872
Classmark:  DAR 159: 127
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8160
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