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To Saba Holland   4 December [1854]


Thanks for Lady Holland’s kind present. Will only lend it to his sister-in-law and his aunt.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Saba Smith; Saba Holland
Date:  4 Dec [1854]
Classmark:  John Wilson (dealer) (19 January 2011)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1610F

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  • … 128: 11). Sarah Elizabeth Wedgwood (Elizabeth) was Emma Darwin’s sister. Sarah Elizabeth …

To J. D. Hooker   5 November [1854]



Congratulates JDH on receipt of Royal Medal.

CD gathering facts on aberrant genera of insects.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  5 Nov [1854]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 152
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1597

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  • … 1854] ). According to Emma Darwin’s diary, Fanny Mosley Wedgwood and her daughter Amy …

To Fanny Mackintosh Wedgwood   18 [August 1854]


Thanks for writing about E. A. Darwin’s illness. Will never forget the comfort she was [when Anne Darwin died, 1851].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Frances Emma Elizabeth (Fanny) Mackintosh; Frances Emma Elizabeth (Fanny) Wedgwood
Date:  18 [Aug 1854]
Classmark:  Cleveland Health Sciences Library
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1547

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  • Darwin Down 18 [Aug 1854] Frances Emma Elizabeth (Fanny) Mackintosh/Frances Emma Elizabeth (Fanny) Wedgwood

To John Higgins   25 December 1854


Discusses his account. Mentions health of children.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  John Higgins
Date:  25 Dec 1854
Classmark:  Lincolnshire Archives (HIG/4/2/1/83)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1615

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  • Emma Darwin recorded in her diary that Leonard and Francis came home unwell from Sarah Wedgwood’ …

To Josiah Wedgwood III   1 May [1854]


About share transfers, involving JW as a trustee of CD/Emma marriage trust.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Josiah Wedgwood, III
Date:  1 May [1854]
Classmark:  V&A / Wedgwood Collection (MS W/M 1028)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1568

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  • Emma Darwin’s ordinary trust fund (set up with the money she inherited from Josiah Wedgwood

To Thomas Salt   12 July [1854]


Thanks for money paid into his account. Has not received interest payment from Lord Powis.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Salt
Date:  12 July [1854]
Classmark:  Rachel Salt (private collection); sold by Spink’s (dealers), July 2018
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1577F

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  • Emma Darwin’s trust for five years; the money was repaid in 1854. See also this volume, Supplement, letters to Thomas Salt , 24 December 1851 and 26 December [1851] , and Correspondence vol. 5, letter to Josiah Wedgwood