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Letter 1329

Darwin, C. R. to Secretary, Royal Geographical Society (Royal Geographical Society)

20 May [1850]

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    Asks for whatever numbers, since 1845, of the Journal [of the Royal Geographical Society] he, as a Fellow, is entitled to receive gratis.

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Down Farnborough Kent

May 20th

Sir

In a Circular just received I observe that it is stated that “the Journal continues upon application to be presented free of expence to the Fellows.” I shd be much obliged if you wd send whatever numbers I am entitled to gratis (the last I received was that for 1845) addressed to me at the Athenæum Club. Pall Mall.

Sir | Your obed. sert | C. Darwin
To the Sec. Geogrp. Soc.

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    f1 1329.f1
    There is an incomplete set of the Journal of the Royal Geographical Society in the Darwin Library–CUL.
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    f2 1329.f2
    CD frequently used this address for the delivery of parcels.
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