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Letter 616

Darwin, C. R. to Geological Society of London

31 Jan [1842]

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    Hopes to meet with museum committee after 11 o'clock next day.

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12 Upper Gower St

Jan. 31st

Sir

I have to attend as auditor of accounts at the Geographical Society at ten oclock tomorrow. I understand that this will probably not detain me more than an hour, so that I hope to be able to meet the other members of the Museum Committee a very little after eleven oclock.

I remain | Sir | Your obedient servant | Charles Darwin

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    f1 616.f1
    CD served as an auditor of the Royal Geographical Society for a year beginning in February 1842.
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    f2 616.f2
    CD signed the report of the Museum Committee, which was presented at the Anniversary meeting of the Geological Society, 18 February 1842 (Proceedings of the Geological Society 3 (1838–42): 617).
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