To Robert Burn 2 December 1
Down. | Bromley. | Kent. S.E.
I should be much obliged if you would enter my son Francis Darwin at Trinity for next October. I enclose his master the Rev. Dr Wrigley’s certificate2 & a cheque for entrance & caution money for £20.3
If it is possible I shd much wish my son to have rooms in college & shd therefore be very much obliged if you wd put his name down for the first chance.
I beg leave to remain | Dear Sir | yours very faithfully | Charles R. Darwin
To Revd. R. Burn
Enters Francis Darwin at Trinity College, Cambridge. Encloses certificate from Alfred Wrigley and £20 entrance and caution money. Wants Francis to have rooms in College.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 4945,” accessed on 24 April 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-4945