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Darwin Correspondence Project

To the Secretary of the American Philosophical Society1  23 May 1839

Geological Society of London | Somerset House.

23rd May 1839

Sir

I am requested by the Geological Society to express their thanks for the Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society vol 1 No 6 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 | Charles Darwin | Secretary To | The Secretary of | The American Philos. Soc.

Footnotes

Franklin Bache.

Summary

As Secretary of the Geological Society of London, CD formally expresses thanks for the American Philosophical Society’s Proceedings, vol. 1, no. 6.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-511
From
Darwin, C. R.
To
Secretary, American Philosophical Society
Sent from
Somerset House
Source of text
American Philosophical Society (16)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 511,” accessed on 8 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-511

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