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From Asa Gray   17 September 1868

Kew,

17th Sept. 1868

My dear Darwin

We reached Kew last evening, Mrs. Gray somewhat dazed by the voyage and fatigued by the travel. When she gets a little stronger I shall be delighted to come and see you.1

Dr. Hooker2 is in Scotland—to be back in 2 or 3 days.

Yours sincerely | A Gray

Footnotes

Jane Loring Gray and Asa Gray sailed from New York on 2 September 1868. CD had invited them to visit Down in his letter to Gray of 15 August [1868]. See letter from J. D. Hooker, 5 September 1868 and nn. 12 and 13.
Joseph Dalton Hooker.

Summary

Reached Kew last evening.

Hooker is in Scotland for two or three days.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-6370
From
Asa Gray
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 165: 165
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 6370,” accessed on 13 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-6370.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 16

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