skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

To Robert Fitch   5 May [1850]

Down Farnborough Kent

May 5th

My dear Sir

I write to acknowledge the safe receipt of your two specimens & to thank you for your constant & kind regard to my pursuits.— The valves are new to your collection; but they are unfortunately valves on which specific names cannot possibly be founded.—

Yours sincerely | C. Darwin

Summary

Thanks him for additional fossil cirripede specimens.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1325
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Fitch, Robert
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Norwich Castle
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1325,” accessed on 9 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1325

letter