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Darwin Correspondence Project

To the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Thomas Spring Rice  3 August 1837

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

With the encouragement of several scientific gentlemen and supported by the opinions of the Presidents of the three Learned Societies, CD ventures to request a grant of £1000 from Government to cover the cost of 150 engravings to illustrate results of his Beagle collections.

Summary

With the encouragement of several scientific gentlemen and supported by the opinions of the Presidents of the three Learned Societies, CD ventures to request a grant of £1000 from Government to cover the cost of 150 engravings to illustrate results of his Beagle collections.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-370A
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Thomas (Rice, Thomas Spring) Spring Rice
Sent from
London, Gt Marlborough St, 36
Source of text
The National Archives (TNA) (T1 4524/25824)
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 370A,” accessed on 17 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-370A.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 2

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