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From Henry Gillman   29 May 1871

Summary

Offers to send some of his botanical field notes.

Convinced that certain families and genera vary in certain directions. Cites Lobelia’s "inclination" to produce albinos and other cases.

Reports a plant that is abundant in localities unfitted for its full development.

Wild buffaloes will help a wounded calf.

Response to CD’s views among American naturalists.

Author:  Henry Gillman
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 May 1871
Classmark:  DAR 88: 73; DAR 165: 47
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7777

From Henry Gillman   31 October 1871

Summary

Sends details of his discoveries of relics and bones of the "mound-builders", and Jeffries Wyman’s comments on them.

Author:  Henry Gillman
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  31 Oct 1871
Classmark:  DAR 165: 48
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8038
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