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From Maurice Alberts   13 February 1862

Prussian Legation

February 13. 1862.

Sir

In reply to your letter of the 11th inst I beg to inform you that I have forwarded this day the Diploma in question to 6 Queen Ann St.1 and request you to let me have a receipt for the same which I may transmit to the University of Breslau.2

I am, | Sir, | your obdt. servt. | M. Alberts.

Footnotes

CD’s letter has not been found. He had been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Breslau (see letter from Maurice Alberts, 10 February 1862). CD’s brother, Erasmus Alvey Darwin, lived at 6 Queen Anne Street, London.

Summary

Has forwarded a diploma from the University of Breslau [Honorary Doctorate in Medicine and Surgery].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-3445
From
Maurice Alberts
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Prussian Legation
Source of text
DAR 96: 2 v.
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3445,” accessed on 27 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-3445

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 10

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