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Darwin Correspondence Project

To the Secretary of the American Philosophical Society  20 December 1838

Geological Society of London | Somerset House.

20th Decr 1838

Sir,

I am requested by the Geological Society to express their thanks for the donation of “Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Nos 1 2 & 3. Vol. 1. and to assure you that the Society are much honored by this mark of consideration

I have the honor to be | Sir, | Your most obedient | and very humble Servant | Chas. Darwin | Secretary To | The Secretary of the | American Philosophical Society

Summary

As Secretary of the Geological Society of London, formally expresses his thanks for initial numbers of Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-458
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Secretary, American Philosophical Society
Sent from
Somerset House
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (13)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 458,” accessed on 9 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-458

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