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Darwin Correspondence Project

From William Andrew Fane De Salis   8 July 1839

Brighton

July 8th1839.

Sir

Absence from town has prevented me acknowledging earlier your letter of the 23d Ult informing me of my Election as Fellow of the Geological society—

In pursuance with your letter I beg to enclose the Obligation signed by me, and have written above an order for the amount of my entrance & subscription which I shall feel obliged by your handing to the Treasurer whose address I am ignorant of

I am Sir | yr very obedt | Wm Fane De Salis Charles Darwin Esqr

Summary

A newly-elected Fellow sends a signed obligation and subscription to CD as Secretary of the Geological Society of London.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-525
From
De Salis, W. A. F.
To
Darwin, C. R.
Sent from
Brighton
Source of text
Geological Society
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 525,” accessed on 4 December 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-525

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