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Letter 458

Darwin, C. R. to Secretary, American Philosophical Society

20 Dec 1838

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    As Secretary of the Geological Society of London, formally expresses his thanks for initial numbers of Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society.

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Geological Society of London | Somerset House.

20th Decr 1838

Sir,

I am requested by the Geological Society to express their thanks for the donation of “Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Nos 1 2 & 3. Vol. 1. and to assure you that the Society are much honored by this mark of consideration

I have the honor to be | Sir, | Your most obedient | and very humble Servant | Chas. Darwin | Secretary
To | The Secretary of the | American Philosophical Society

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