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Letter 10485b

Darwin, C. R. to Darwin, Francis

[30 Apr 1876]

Summary

CD has just had an interview with Edward Frankland, who “almost laughs” at FD’s idea of getting potash and soda out of the soil by treating it with sulphuric acid. Asks FD to send him a soil sample to give to Frankland. Sends enclosures giving address and labels for soil samples.

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