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To G. B. Sowerby   [1845?]

Summary

Arranges to call on correspondent and bring some shells.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  [1845?]
Classmark:  Muséum national d’histoire naturelle, Bibliothèque de Botanique, Paris
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-806

To G. B. Sowerby   [May 1845]

Summary

Asks for list of the Bahia Blanca fossil shells.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  [May 1845]
Classmark:  Archives of the New York Botanical Garden (Charles Finney Cox Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-860

To G. B. Sowerby   12 [November 1845]

Summary

Asks for a meeting in order to go over the shells [which GBS was to describe in the appendix on Tertiary fossil shells in South America].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  12 [Nov 1845]
Classmark:  Houghton Library, Harvard University (Autograph File, D)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-926

To G. B. Sowerby   [1 December 1845]

Summary

Cannot find two specimens of S. American fossil shells.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  [1 Dec 1845]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-932

To G. B. Sowerby   [3 December 1845]

Summary

Suggests location of lost shell specimens.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  [3 Dec 1845]
Classmark:  Archives of the New York Botanical Garden (Charles Finney Cox Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-933

To G. B. Sowerby   [9? December 1845]

Summary

Discusses GBS’s completion of his descriptions of fossil shells for the appendix to South America.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Brettingham Sowerby
Date:  [9? Dec 1845]
Classmark:  Archives of the New York Botanical Garden (Charles Finney Cox Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-934
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