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To F. F. Hallett   [19 or 20 May 1875]


Thanks FFH for his note and enclosure [see 9982]. Quotes from Le Couteur [On … wheat (1836)?] to justify statements made in Variation [1868].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Frederic Francis Hallett
Date:  [19 or 20 May 1875]
Classmark:  DAR 97: C26
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9984

From F. F. Hallett   18 May 1875


Sends his paper to show his priority over John Le Couteur. Claims discovery of the "law of development" of cereals.

Author:  Frederic Francis Hallett
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 May 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 89
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9982

From F. F. Hallett   21 May 1875


Insists that he, not Le Couteur, was the first to recognise and exploit variation within wheat varieties. Disturbed he was not acknowledged in Variation.

Author:  Frederic Francis Hallett
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  21 May 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 90
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9988
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Darwin, C. R.[X]
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