skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Search Results

Darwin Correspondence Project
Search:
"Darwin E A" in search-correspondent disabled_by_default
1866 in date disabled_by_default
7 Items
Sorted by:  
Page: 1

From E. A. Darwin   [before 20 February 1866?]

Summary

Lyell calculates enviously that CD can do more work than any of the philosophers.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [before 20 Feb 1866?]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B52
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4965

From Erasmus Alvey Darwin   17 February [1866]

Summary

Suggests two ways of financing what Susan will owe Catherine’s estate.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Feb [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B53–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5009

From E. A. Darwin   19 February [1866]

Summary

Division of Catherine’s estate.

Arrangements for EAD’s will.

Wishes CD would pay him another visit.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  19 Feb [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B40–1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5010

From E. A. Darwin   10 April [1866]

Summary

Has been offered proof impressions of Maguire’s portrait of CD.

Sorry to hear of CD’s "heap of maladies".

Georgina [Tollet?] wants to see the review in the Quarterly Journal of Science [3 (1866): 151–76].

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  10 Apr [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B42–3
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5053

From E. A. Darwin   4 October [1866]

Summary

Would CD like to have Susan’s Indian chessmen?

EAD should settle something about the house but has no power without consent of all parties.

Caroline looks worn – it has been a most painful time.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 Oct [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B44–5
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5230

From E. A. Darwin   7 October [1866]

Summary

Disposal of Susan’s effects.

Frank and Henry [Parker] are executors.

EAD is bringing away a large packet of CD’s letters from abroad.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  7 Oct [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B46–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5233

From E. A. Darwin   11 October [1866]

Summary

Disposal of Susan’s effects. Legacies to CD’s children. EAD has taken the letters and papers and asked Henry [Parker] to forward the George Richmond pictures of CD and Emma.

Caroline looks "miserably ill".

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  11 Oct [1866]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B48–51
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5238
Document type
letter (7)
Author
Addressee
Correspondent