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Darwin Correspondence Project

DCP-LETT-13187

To C. E. Norton   1 June 1881

This letter is not yet available online.

Summary

No Benjamin Franklin letters to Erasmus Darwin preserved.

Was inaccurate about Franklin’s nephews [in Erasmus Darwin].

Recounts story about Franklin at court of France.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13187
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Norton, C. E.
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Houghton Library for Rare Books and Manuscripts, Harvard University
Physical description
4pp

Summary

No Benjamin Franklin letters to Erasmus Darwin preserved.

Was inaccurate about Franklin’s nephews [in Erasmus Darwin].

Recounts story about Franklin at court of France.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13187,” accessed on 12 February 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-13187

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