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From:
Charles Robert Darwin
To:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Date:
26 January [1870]
Source of text:
  • British Library, The: BL Add. 46434 ff. 198-199
  • Marchant, J. (Ed.). (1916). In: Alfred Russel Wallace; Letters and Reminiscences. Vol. 1. London & New York: Cassell & Co. [pp. 250-251]
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
From:
Henry Hardcastle
To:
Sir John Herschel
Date:
[26 January 1870]
Source of text:
RS:HS 9.229
Summary:

Further regarding the various ways of levying gas rates. It appears that the method adopted at Hawkhurst is incorrect.

Contributor:
John Herschel Project
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From:
John Dallachy
To:
Ferdinand von Mueller
Date:
26 January 1870
Source of text:
National Herbarium of Victoria, Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne.MS filed with specimen of Helmholtzia acorifolia (MEL 3439) collected by Dallachy and named by M (B66.12.04, p. 203)
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller Project
From:
Charles Robert Darwin
To:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Date:
26 Jan [1870]
Source of text:
The British Library (Add MS 46434: 198–9)
Summary:

Response to ARW’s MS on geological time ["The measurement of geological time", Nature 1 (1870): 399–401, 452–5].

Groans over [what is said about] man.

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
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From:
Alfred Russel Wallace
To:
Hermann August Hagen
Date:
26 January 1870
Source of text:
Ernst Mayer Library, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University: bMu 2900.10.2
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
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From:
William Archer
To:
Ferdinand von Mueller
Date:
26 January 1870
Source of text:
A7/1/1(1) Archer letter abstract books, University of Tasmania Archives, Hobart
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller Project
From:
John Gellibrand Hubbard
To:
Sir John Herschel
Date:
[27 January 1870]
Source of text:
TxU:H/M-0281; Reel 1087
Summary:

Secretary to Bank of England will soon write to JH for permission to include JH's revised 'Half Dozen Propositions Regarding the Gold Coinage' at end of Bank's collection of papers on coinage controversy.

Contributor:
John Herschel Project
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From:
Ferdinand von Mueller
To:
John MacPherson
Date:
28 January 1870
Source of text:
V70/837, unit 695, VPRS 3991/P inward registered correspondence, VA 475 Chief Secretary's Department, Public Record Office, Victoria
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller Project
From:
John Brodie Innes
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
28 Jan 1870
Source of text:
DAR 167: 27
Summary:

JBI sends clipping about a hybrid between a deer and a cow, from the same parish as the one reported in 1868.

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
From:
William Boyd Dawkins
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
29 Jan [1870]
Source of text:
DAR 162: 122
Summary:

Discovery of skull of "River-bed" race of man near Corwen.

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
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From:
Ferdinand von Mueller
To:
George Bentham
Date:
29 January 1870
Source of text:
RBG Kew, Kew correspondence, Australia, Mueller, 1858-70, f. 420
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller Project
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From:
Ferdinand von Mueller
To:
Joseph Hooker
Date:
29 January 1870
Source of text:
RBG Kew, Kew correspondence, Australia, Mueller, 1858-70, f. 419
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Correspondence of Ferdinand von Mueller Project
From:
Charles Robert Darwin
To:
James Crichton-Browne
Date:
31 Jan [1870]
Source of text:
DAR 143: 329
Summary:

Asks JC-B to return copy of Duchenne [Mécanisme de la physionomie humaine (1862)] and sends some notes "as your former notes were of such extreme interest to me".

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
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From:
Aleksandr Nikolaevich Aksakov
To:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Date:
February 1870
Source of text:
British Library, The: BL Add. 46439 ff. 65-66
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
From:
D. Appleton & Co
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
1 Feb 1870
Source of text:
DAR 159: 86
Summary:

Statement of sales of U. S. edition of Origin.

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
From:
George Howard Darwin
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
[1 Feb 1870 or earlier]
Source of text:
DAR 210.2: 13
Summary:

Discusses buying a horse [for CD].

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
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From:
St George Jackson Mivart
To:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Date:
1 February 1870
Source of text:
British Library, The: BL Add. 46439 ff. 62-63
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
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From:
John Saul Howson
To:
Alfred Russel Wallace
Date:
2 February 1870
Source of text:
British Library, The: BL Add. 46435 ff. 157-158
Summary:

No summary available.

Contributor:
Alfred Russel Wallace Correspondence Project
From:
Mary Susan Parker; Mary Susan Mostyn Owen
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
2 Feb [1870]
Source of text:
DAR 173: 45
Summary:

Asks CD to be godfather to her third child [Maud Mostyn Owen].

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project
From:
Robert Swinhoe
To:
Charles Robert Darwin
Date:
2 Feb 1870
Source of text:
DAR 177: 333
Summary:

Sends a copy of Notes and Queries for Francis Galton, as it contains a reply to Galton’s circular on hereditary genius.

RS much refreshed by his trip to Down.

Contributor:
Darwin Correspondence Project