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Letter 5400

Lubbock, John to Darwin, C. R.

12 Feb 1867

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    H. T. Stainton should be elected F.R.S.

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15, Lombard Street. E.C.

12 Feb 1867

My dear Mr. Darwin

Should you mind signing the enclosed?

I think the work Stainton has done would fully justify his election as an F.R.S.

Yours very sincerely | John Lubbock

C. Darwin Esq

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    CD evidently returned the enclosure, which has not been found, to Lubbock. The entomologist Henry Tibbats Stainton became a fellow of the Royal Society of London in 1867 (DNB).
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