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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-10546

To the editor of The Times1   23 June 1876

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Summary

Forwards for publication an article by Dr Richardson [apparently not published] showing the necessity of experiments on living animals. Hopes it will make women, "who from the tenderness of their hearts and from their profound ignorance are the most vehement opponents of all such experiments", pause.

Summary

Forwards for publication an article by Dr Richardson [apparently not published] showing the necessity of experiments on living animals. Hopes it will make women, "who from the tenderness of their hearts and from their profound ignorance are the most vehement opponents of all such experiments", pause.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10546
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Times, The
Sent from
Down
Source of text
The Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin (The Times (London, England) collection)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10546,” accessed on 27 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10546

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