To the secretary, Royal Prussian Academy of Sciences, Berlin 16 March 1863
Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.
March 16th 1863
I beg leave to acknowledge your letter, received this morning, in which you announce to me the distinguished honour conferred on me, by my election as a corresponding Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences of Berlin.—1
With my sincere thanks for this great honour | I beg leave to remain | Sir | Your most obedient servant | Charles Darwin
To the Secretary | Royal Acad. of Sciences
- Letter no.
- Darwin, C. R.
- Secretary, K. Preuss. Akad. Wiss., Berlin
- Sent from
- Source of text
- Archiv der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften (II–III–120: 67)
- Physical description
Thanks Academy on his election as a Corresponding Member.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4043,” accessed on 14 February 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4043