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Darwin Correspondence Project

To G. H. Turnbull   12 December [1854]

Down.

Dec. 12th

My dear Sir

I write to acknowledge & thank you for your kind subscription of 1 . 1 . 0 to the Down Coal & Clothing Club.—1 It has been in a depressed state for the last two or three years, but its affairs looked much more prosperous today.

My dear Sir | Yours very faithfully | Ch. Darwin

Footnotes

See letter to G. H. Turnbull, 28 October [1854]. Turnbull’s subscription of £1 1s. is entered in the list of subscribers in the club’s Honorary subscriptions book (Down House MS) for 1854–5.

Summary

Thanks for subscription to Down Coal and Clothing Club, whose finances are improving.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1613
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
George Henry Turnbull
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 261.11: 3 (EH 88206055)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1613,” accessed on 17 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1613

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

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