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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Erasmus Alvey Darwin   19 April 1851

Montreal | House | Malvern1

19 April 1851

Please send man to sydenham station thence in fly to down to say that Annie has rallied has passed good night danger much less imminent Fanny Hensleigh come Saturday morning nine o clock.

Footnotes

The message is on a form of the Electric Telegraph Company, Strand Station, on which the ‘From’ section reads: ‘Gentleman Montreal | House | Malvern’ and the ‘To’ reads: ‘F. Darwin Esquire | 7 Park St | Grosvenor Sq’. Montreal House was where Anne was being treated and where CD was staying in Malvern.

Summary

Asks EAD to forward a message of Anne’s improved state to Down.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1403
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Sent from
Malvern
Source of text
DAR 210.13: 12

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1403,” accessed on 28 April 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1403

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 5

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