To Thomas Stewardson 8 May 1860
Down Bromley Kent
May 8. 1860
I beg leave to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of April 16th, in which you announce to me that I have been elected a Correspondent of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.1 I assure that I fully appreciate & feel grateful for the great honour thus conferred on me, & I remain Sir | Your obliged & obedt servant | Charles Darwin
To | Dr. Th. Stewardson | Corr. Secretary
Acknowledges his election as Correspondent of Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.
- Letter no.
- Darwin, C. R.
- Stewardson, Thomas; secretary of Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
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- Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia
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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 2789,” accessed on 27 August 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-2789