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Record number: WCP5299

Sent by:
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent to:
Joseph Dalton Hooker
5 July 1858

Sent by Charles Robert Darwin, Down, Bromley, Kent to Joseph Dalton Hooker [none given] on 5 July 1858.

Record created:
17 May 2013 by Chillingworth, Nancy


Darwin thanks Hooker for reporting that all went well at the Linnean Society and supports Hooker's suggestion that he (Hooker) write to Wallace to "exonerate" Darwin.

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LETTER (WCP5299.5843)

A typical letter handwritten by author in English and signed by author.

Held by:
Cambridge University Library
Finding number:
MS DAR 114: 241, 241a
Copyright owner:
©William H. Darwin
Image credit:
Reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library

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