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From J. D. Hooker   15 June 1864

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JDH busy reforming Kew’s operations.

Falconer may "fall foul" of Huxley’s anger over his attacks on Lyell.

Has heard of a coffee plantation post for Scott.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  15 June 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 227–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4537

Matches: 20 hits

  • … Meanwhile I hope to see you first! about end of month I hope. Ever yr affec | J D Hooker
  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   15 June 1864 …
  • … 1880 , p.  334). See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 19 May 1864  and n.  3. Frances …
  • … to CD of 19 May 1864 (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 13 June [1864] and nn.  5 and 12). …
  • … in Nepenthes , see the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864 , n.  22. Hooker …
  • … that he would be able to supply them (see letter to J.  D. Hooker, 13 June [1864] ). …
  • … See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 31 [May 1864] . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 10 June [1864] …
  • … see C.  Lyell 1853, pp.  102–12, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [2 April 1864] and n.   …
  • … 17, and letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 5 April [1864] and 23 September [1864] and n.   …
  • … 10). See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864  and n.  28. Thomas Henry …
  • … C.  Lyell 1863a). See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 March 1864  and n.  11. No criticism …
  • … John Scott in India (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [4 June 1864] ). Coffee was widely …
  • … s interest in Vanilla , see letter to J.  D. Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  9. CD had …
  • … 1864]. Hanburya mexicana. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  4. …
  • … and n.  11. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 2 June [1864] and nn.  3 and 4. Hooker probably …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  10, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 24 December [1862] and n.  10, and …
  • … Botanic Gardens, Kew (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 March 1864  and n.  4). Hooker …
  • … glaciers (see Journal of researches , p.  278 n. , and J.  D.  Hooker 1854, 2: 128–9 n.   …
  • … and 394–6; see also letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  15). Hooker …

From J. D. Hooker   [26 or 27 April 1864]

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JDH on John Scott.

Curious about the rationale of pollen prepotence.

Working on variation in New Zealand flora.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [26 or 27] Apr 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 214–17
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4472

Matches: 23 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … handsomely . —£183 p r annum—for life— he had only £160 & a house— Ever affec | J D Hooker
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [26 or 27 April 1864] …
  • … see ibid. 1: 725. Hooker described the genus Welwitschia in J.  D.  Hooker 1863. …
  • … 1995 , p.  154). See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 March 1864  and n.  4, and R.   …
  • … an amanuensis. Hooker refers to CD’s comment in the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [ …
  • … to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [1864] and the letter from Emma Darwin to J.  D.  Hooker, [28  …
  • … most recent letter (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [1864] ) was the first written …
  • Hooker 1853 ). See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 4 December 1866 , Calendar no.   …
  • … s character. For Hooker’s view of Scott, see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 20 April 1864 . …
  • … See letter from Emma Darwin to J.  D.  Hooker, [28 April 1864] . Hooker was a collector of …
  • … to visit and look at portrait moulds by (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 6 April 1864 ). …
  • … Wedgwood. Hooker refers to John Smith (1821–88) of Syon House (see letters from J.  D.   …
  • … was included in the first volume of J.  D. Hooker 1864–7 , pp.  1**–15**, tracing the …
  • … 5294. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [1864] and n.   …
  • … 5. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [1864] . Primula auricula , like the polyanthus, …
  • … before 18 June 1861]. See the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 April [1864] , n.  8, for CD’s …
  • … plant variation and distribution for J.  D.  Hooker 1864–7 (see n.  10, above). Barlaston …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  13, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 13 July 1865 , and Jackson 1906 , …
  • … See enclosure to letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 6 April 1864 , and letter from John Scott, …
  • … sponsored Handbook of the New Zealand flora ( J.  D.  Hooker 1864–7 ) for over a year (see …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 6 January 1863 and nn.  12 and 13, …
  • Hooker may have been considering writing an essay like his Introductory essay to the flora of New Zealand ( J.  D.   …

From J. D. Hooker   5 February 1864

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John Scott’s paper [see 4332] read at Linnean Society; praised by George Bentham.

Himalayan pine in Macedonia.

JDH is in a quarrel with H. C. Watson.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 Feb 1864
Classmark:  DAR 100: 161; DAR 101: 180–1, 201
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4401

Matches: 26 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   5 February 1864 …
  • Hooker, 24 November 1868 , and the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1868] ( Calendar …
  • … 146). Hooker mentioned Pinus excelsa in J.  D.  Hooker 1854, 1: 256 n.   …
  • … CD had been urging Hooker to take notice of Scott 1864a (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [25 …
  • … nos.  6471 and 6476). J.  D.  Hooker 1864–7 . Bentham and Hooker 1862–83. Frances Harriet …
  • … 2). For Hooker’s and CD’s reactions to Watson’s criticisms, see the letter from J.  D.   …
  • … 15. Hooker probably refers to Henry Christy (see also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 30  …
  • … 1864] and nn.  5 and 6). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [27 January 1864] and n.  4. …
  • Hooker 1860; see letter from Hewett Cottrell Watson to J.  D.  Hooker of 28 January 1864, …
  • … See Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [21 July 1863] and n.  3. …
  • … for a big duckweed and Drosera , see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [27 January 1864] and nn.   …
  • … 9 and 17. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [27 January 1864] and n.   …
  • … pp.  221, 430, 439. See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [26 or 27 April 1864] and n.  23. …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [24 March 1863] and n.   …
  • … 13). See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 24 January 1864  and n.  23. Hooker refers to a …
  • … Arctic botany’ in Hooker’s essay ‘Outlines of the distribution of Arctic plants’ (J.  D.   …
  • … Linnean Society on 3 March 1864 (J.  D.  Hooker 1864b). CD’s unbound copy of the Journal …
  • … that he named Pinus Peuce in Grisebach 1843–4 , 2: 349–50 (see J.  D.  Hooker 1864b, p.   …
  • … 2: 45, and in the introductory essay to J.  D.  Hooker and Thomson 1855. Hewett Cottrell …
  • … existing distribution patterns (see J.  D.  Hooker 1860, pp.  253–4, and Origin , pp.   …
  • … Correspondence vol.  7, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [22 November 1859] and n.  7, and …
  • … a Hooker is more likely to be right’ (letter from Hewett Cottrell Watson to J.  D.  Hooker …
  • … Correspondence vol.  3, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [before 3 September 1846] , and his …
  • … In his letter of 1 February 1864 to J.  D.  Hooker (Director’s correspondence, vol.   105, …
  • … did not publish a criticism of J.  D.  Hooker 1860 until 1868, when the first volume of …

From J. D. Hooker   9 [March] 1864

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Reception of Scott’s paper.

Difficulty of writing Boott’s obituary.

Critical of Edward Frankland’s glacial theory.

Falconer’s and Ramsay’s views on Himalayan lakes lack support of basic evidence.

Taxonomic distribution of climbing plants.

Huxley picks quarrels with minor figures and thus magnifies them.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 [Mar] 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 189–92
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4404

Matches: 29 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   9 [March] 1864 …
  • … Watson and his proposed publication criticising Hooker’s Arctic essay (J.  D.  Hooker  …
  • … progress. Brian is a powerful urchin, mentally & bodily— Ever yr.  affec | J.  D.  Hooker
  • … Richard Owen reviewed Hooker’s On the flora of Australia ( J.  D.  Hooker 1859 ) in the …
  • … For Hooker’s recent discussion of his son William, see the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [ …
  • … 20–]22 February [1864]. Letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864]. CD had inquired …
  • … For Hooker’s earlier discussion of his problems with Watson, see the letter from J.  D.   …
  • … Watson’s eventual publication, see the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864 , n.   …
  • … CUL. Scott 1864a. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and n.  6. Thomas …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  9, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 [April 1861] and n.  9, and …
  • … s and Hooker’s earlier discussions of Frankland’s theory, see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, …
  • … animals; Hooker had mistaken the author of the paper (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16  …
  • Hooker’s perception of Bentham’s endorsement of Darwinism, see the letters from J.  D.   …
  • … in the Quarterly Review (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and n.  9); …
  • … 1864  and n.  10, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and nn.  10 and …
  • … 1864  and n.  12, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and n.  15). …
  • … in lake formation (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  11) and to …
  • … 5 March 1864, pp.  301–3. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] . See also …
  • … 1864] and n.  9). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and n.  24. See …
  • … 1864  and nn.  4 and 21, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] . CD had …
  • … include climbing plants (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [20–]22 February [1864] and n.   …
  • … plant Nepenthes (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [4–]6 August 1864 ; see also letter from …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 30 January [1863] and 5 March [1863], …
  • … Appendix VI, and this volume, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 5 April [1864] ). CD asked Hooker …
  • … of his specimens (see letters to J.  D. Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864], 5 April [1864], and …
  • … later ordered new plants (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 10 June [1864] ). His observations …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 15 and 22 May [1863] and n.  12, and …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [28 September 1863] ). Charles Paget …

From J. D. Hooker   [4–]6 August 1864

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Replies to CD’s queries on climbing plants.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [4–]6 Aug 1864
Classmark:  DAR 157.2: 109
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4585

Matches: 15 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … what I can make of it— Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker XI Apios tuberosa is all but hardy & …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [4–]6 August 1864 …
  • … was a Saturday. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  4. George …
  • … the Indian army (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864  and n.  7). Hooker probably …
  • … Spruce to J.  D.  Hooker, 29 July 1864 . See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July  …
  • … Bentham 1865 , 2: 567). See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  9. …
  • … on to Richard Spruce. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  11, and …
  • … August. William Henry Harvey. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.   …
  • … 14. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.   …
  • … 15. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864  and n.  22. CD had also corresponded …
  • … in ‘Climbing plants’ , p.  46. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.   …
  • … 10. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.   …
  • … 6. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  5. …
  • … as Jasminum pauciflorum (see letters from J.  D.  Hooker, [15 August 1864] and 26 August  …

From J. D. Hooker   [4 June 1864]

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JDH is writing letters for Scott, whose temper will be "no obstacle for Hindoos and Musselmen working under him".

New curator at Kew finds considerable neglect, with hundreds of plants dying.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [4 June 1864]
Classmark:  DAR 101: 222–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4519

Matches: 20 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … must be back by 21 st . Ever yr affec | J D Hooker I hope Scott will come here before he …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [4 June 1864] …
  • Hooker, 20 April 1864 , and letter to J.  D.   …
  • Hooker, 25 April [1864] ). See letter to J.  D.   …
  • Hooker, 31 [May 1864] . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 2 June [1864] and n.  3. Hooker …
  • … Botanic Gardens, Kew. See letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864 and n.  7, and [2 …
  • … April 1864], n.  8. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 5 April [1864] and n.  15. Hooker refers …
  • … in Orchids , pp.  172–8. See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [2 April 1864] and n.   …
  • … 8. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 5 April [1864] . …
  • … For CD’s interest in Nepenthes , see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864 , n.  22. …
  • Hooker, occasionally took holidays in Middleton, Teesdale, in North Yorkshire (see letter from J.  D.   …
  • … between this letter and the letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 2 June [1864] and 10 June [1864]. …
  • … of Scott in his letter to Hooker of 5 April 1864 (see enclosure to letter from J.  D.   …
  • Hooker had discussed Scott’s character at length in April (see, for example, letter from J.  D.   …
  • … Backhouse, in York (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [26 or 27 April 1864] and n.  16). The …
  • … arrival in Calcutta (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 30 May [1864] ). The reference is to …
  • Hooker, 6 April 1864 ). See also letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 7 April [1864] . Thomson …
  • … work on Primula (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864  and n.  6). The reference …
  • … 20 (1892–5): liv–lv). See letter from J.  D. Hooker, 19 May 1864 . Hooker refers to John …

From J. D. Hooker   26 August 1864

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Hookers and Lyells will visit Lubbocks so he cannot see CD in London.

Will CD sit for Woolner?

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Aug 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 234–5
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4600

Matches: 11 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … you disposed & able? Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker Top of letter : ‘Beppo— Quits’ pencil . …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   26 August 1864 …
  • … vol.  11, letter from Emma Darwin to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 December [1863] ). CD …
  • … for Woolner until 1868 (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1868] ( Calendar no.   …
  • … 1864 ) and Quits ( Tautphoeus 1857 ). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [1 September 1864] . …
  • … See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [23 August 1864] and n.  2. Hooker refers to John Lubbock, …
  • … about five miles north of Down. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 11 August [1864] and n.  4, …
  • … and following letter. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.   …
  • … 5. Beer 1863 . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [23 August 1864] and n.  9. Hooker refers to …
  • … his stay in London (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [1 September 1864] ). The reference is …

To J. D. Hooker   12 July [1864]

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Ernst Haeckel writes that young German scientists are enthusiastic for natural selection.

Did JDH write the article in Natural History Review on trees not producing flowers ["Botanical lesson books", (1864): 355–69]?

Encourages Harvey to publish on his "disagreeable" monster plants.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  12 July [1864]
Classmark:  DAR 115: 241
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4561

Matches: 12 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   12 July [1864] …
  • … John Scott. Hooker’s shipping agent was Henry Taylor (see letter from J.  D. Hooker, [29  …
  • … Correspondence vol.  13, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 19 January [1865] ). See letter from …
  • … between this letter and the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864 . Letter from J.  D.   …
  • Hooker, 5 July 1864. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864  and n.   …
  • … n.  2). The Hookers were in County Wicklow, Ireland (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5  …
  • … 3). Hooker visited CD at Down on Sunday 24 July 1864 (letter from J.  D. Hooker to Asa …
  • … Henry Harvey and his wife in Ireland (see letter from J.  D. Hooker, 5 July 1864  and n.   …
  • … 29 October [1864] , and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 4 December [1864] ; see also ‘Journal’ ( …
  • … July 1864  and n.  3). See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864  and n.   …
  • … 7. CD refers to [J.  D.  Hooker? ] 1864c, a review of Daniel Oliver’s Lessons in …

From J. D. Hooker   [29 July 1864]

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The Kew agent has looked into ships to Calcutta for Scott, who should come to Kew.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [29 July 1864]
Classmark:  DAR 101: 264
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4584

Matches: 8 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … inclines to lodge here— Ever yr aff | J D Hooker Answers to your Queries are half done & …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [29 July 1864] …
  • … Scott visited Hooker at Kew on 13 August 1864 (see letter from J.  D. …
  • Hooker, [15 August 1864] ). See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ]. …
  • … this letter and the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [4–]6 August 1864 . The first Friday …
  • … Office London directory 1864). See letter to J.  D. Hooker, 12 July [1864] . For details …
  • … John Scott’s passage to Calcutta, see the letter from J.  D. Hooker, [ 15 August 1864] . …

From J. D. Hooker   29 November 1864

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JDH is making inquiries for CD on temperate climbing plants.

Discusses politics of Royal Society Council in awarding CD the Copley Medal.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Nov 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 258–9
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4684

Matches: 12 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … correspond for Droseras Ev yr affec | J D Hooker 1.1 I am … enquiry— 3.2] crossed pencil …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   29 November 1864 …
  • Hooker, 2 December 1864 . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] and n.  14. …
  • … See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] . Edward Sabine, president of the Royal …
  • … November 1864] and n.  4. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] and n.  16. CD …
  • … pp.  21–2. See also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864 , and n.  10. Hooker …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 24 January 1863 ). See letter from …
  • … November 1864  and n.  3, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] . Hooker refers …
  • … to part 4 of Boott 1858–67 . See letter from J.  D. Hooker, [23 November 1864] and n.   …
  • … 13, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] and n.  10. Hooker’s uncle, Dawson …
  • Hooker on Ruscus androgynus in ‘Climbing plants’ , p.  21. CD’s notes on Ruscus androgynus are in DAR 157.1: 21. See also letter from J.  D.   …

From J. D. Hooker   29 March 1864

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John Scott’s career.

Huxley’s vicious attack on anthropologists.

Critique of Joseph Prestwich’s theory of rivers.

Bitter feelings between the Hookers and the Veitch family of nurserymen.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Mar 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 193–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4439

Matches: 28 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … on his kindness Ever yr affec | J D Hooker 1.2 which … time— 1.3] double scored pencil …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   29 March 1864 …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 6 January 1863 , and L.  Huxley ed.   …
  • … See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  10. Hooker …
  • … Garden, Edinburgh (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  11, and …
  • … March 1864  and nn.  18–20). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  12. …
  • Hooker, 23 [April 1861], and letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 18 [ May 1861] and 19 June [ …
  • … to Andrew Crombie Ramsay (see letter to J.  D. Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  19, and …
  • … had asked Hooker if Edward Blyth was living in Ireland (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[– …
  • … had asked Hooker about Richard Owen’s Exeter Hall lecture (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, …
  • … to the Linnean Society (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [before 9 February 1864] , n.  3). …
  • … the incumbent curator at Kew. See letter to J.  D. Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  13. …
  • … elder Smith’s retirement, see the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864  and n.  7. …
  • Hooker; Charles had been infected with ringworm while at school (see letter from J.  D.   …
  • … Society of London (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  18). Huxley’s …
  • … Geographical Society (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and nn.  18 and …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [15 January 1863] and n.  9. In 1863, …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 April [1863] and nn.  7–10). See …
  • … of his journey in the Himalayas (see J.  D.  Hooker 1854, 1: 32–54); the information on …
  • … river that Prestwich referred to is in J.  D. Hooker 1854, 1: 38. The Soane river is now …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 23 October 1863 ). In 1863, Hooker …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 23 October 1863 and nn.  4–7, and [ …
  • … 1864] and n.  21). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  22. See …
  • … 1995 , pp.  152–3, 156, 222). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.   …
  • … 9. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.  8. …
  • … s comments on the Reader , see his letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26[–7] March [1864] and n.   …
  • Hooker and CD had favoured the London Review and Weekly Journal of Politics, Literature, Art and Society (see Correspondence vol.  9, second letter to J.  D.   …

To J. D. Hooker   4 December [1864]

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CD pleased with Huxley for defending him against Sabine. Also pleased with much of Sabine’s address. Is sure JDH wrote the botanical part.

Suggests James Hector observe which insects visit endemic New Zealand plants

and JDH examine distribution of white vs coloured corollas in New Zealand.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  4 Dec [1864]
Classmark:  DAR 115: 255a–c
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4697

Matches: 21 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   4 December [1864] …
  • … letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] , and letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December  …
  • … 7, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 12 January [1858], and letter from J.  D. Hooker, 15 January  …
  • … Letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 November 1864 and 2 December 1864. CD refers to the …
  • … 30 November 1864 (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864 ; see also letter from …
  • … T.  H.  Huxley to J.  D. Hooker, 3 December 1864 , and Appendix IV). See letter from Hugh …
  • … adhesive disks (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [6 December 1864] , and ‘Climbing …
  • … on 2 February 1865. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] , n.  13. ‘Three …
  • … CD refers to James Hector. See enclosures to letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864 . …
  • … See enclosures to letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864  and n.   …
  • … 32. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864  and n.  12. CD had a long-standing …
  • … December [1864] . See letter from T.  H.  Huxley to J.  D.  Hooker, 3 December 1864 , n.   …
  • … 5. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 2 December 1864 , letter from T.   …
  • … H. Huxley to J.  D.  Hooker, 3 December 1864 , and Appendix IV. See letter from …
  • … T.  H.  Huxley to J.  D.  Hooker, 3 December 1864 , n.  5, and letter to George Busk, 4  …
  • … conveyed to CD in the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 November 1864 , are cited in ‘ …
  • … Climbing plants’ , pp.  21–2. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 November [1864] and n.   …
  • … 16, and letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 29 November 1864 and 2 December 1864 and n.  10. CD …
  • … see n.  14, below, and letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [6 December 1864] ). CD cited Naudin’s …
  • … plants’ , p.  104. See also letter to J.  D. Hooker, [27 January 1864] and n.  19, and …

From J. D. Hooker   [15 August 1864]

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Replies to queries on climbing plants.

JDH meets Scott and finds him an intelligent and superior-looking man. Scott wishes to come to Down before leaving England.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [15 Aug 1864]
Classmark:  DAR 101: 232–3
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4590

Matches: 13 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … but—at his age this makes work. — Oliver is still in France. Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [15 August 1864] …
  • … between this letter and the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 11 August [1864] . In 1864, the …
  • … after 11 August was 15 August. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 11 August [1864] and n.   …
  • … 6. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 11 August [1864] and n.   …
  • Hooker, 10 June 1863 , and this volume, letter to J.  D.   …
  • … 4. See memorandum to J.  D.  Hooker, [24 July 1864? ] and n.  5. Hooker and CD had been …
  • … agent was Henry Taylor (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [29 July 1864] and n.  2). …
  • … on 18 August 1864 (see letters to J.  D.  Hooker, [ 16 August 1864] and n.  2, and [23  …
  • Hooker, 6 April 1864 . See letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864 and n.  7, and [ 4–]6  …
  • Hooker, 5 April [1864] ). For Balfour’s assessment of Scott, see the enclosure to the letter from J.  D.   …
  • Hooker had suspected that John Hutton Balfour, regius keeper of the garden, was prejudiced against Scott because of Scott’s support for CD’s theory of natural selection (see Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.   …

From J. D. Hooker   [21 July 1864]

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Returned from Ireland, JDH wishes to visit Down.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [21 July 1864]
Classmark:  DAR 101: 265
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4572

Matches: 5 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … I shall have to return early on Monday as I am alone at Kew. — Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [21 July 1864] …
  • Hooker visited CD on Sunday 24 July (letter from J.  D.  Hooker to Asa Gray, 29 July  …
  • … been on holiday in County Wicklow, Ireland (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864 ). …

From J. D. Hooker   [28 September 1864]

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Sends Nepenthes laevis.

Wallace for the Royal Medal is a good thought.

W. H. Harvey is at Kew and JDH has asked him about desert climbers.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [28 Sept 1864]
Classmark:  DAR 157.2: 110
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4623

Matches: 13 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [28 September 1864] …
  • … CD and Hooker’s earlier discussions about Nepenthes , see letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [ …
  • Hooker, 13 September [1864] and 23 September [1864], and letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16  …
  • … between this letter and the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 September [1864] ; the first …
  • Hooker to send him the names of climbing species of Nepenthes (see letters to J.  D.   …
  • Hooker, 26[–8] October 1864 , and letter to J.  D. Hooker, 3 November [1864] . Wallace …
  • … 23 August 1864], and letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [4–]6 August 1864 and n.  8. CD noted …
  • … are in DAR 157.1: 111–12. Letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 September [1864]. Hooker refers to …
  • … Variation. See enclosure to letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 September [1864] . Hooker refers …
  • … reference is to Alfred Russel Wallace. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 23 September [1864] . …
  • … became so in Dublin (see letters to J.  D.  Hooker, [ 24 July 1864? ] and n.  14, and 13  …
  • Hooker was a member of the Council of the Royal Society. See also letter from J.  D.   …

To J. D. Hooker   [20–]22 February [1864]

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Does not know Scott’s qualifications to be curator at Kew.

Frankland’s theory of glaciers is absurd.

Has JDH heard claim that plants in Northern and Southern Hemispheres turn in opposite directions?

Are there plant families with no twining and climbing plants?

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  [20–]22 Feb [1864]
Classmark:  DAR 115: 221a–c
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4412

Matches: 24 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   [20–]22 February [1864] …
  • … 1864. For Hooker’s problems with Hewett Cottrell Watson, see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, …
  • … between this letter and the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864 . In 1864, 22  …
  • … was 20 February. See letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864 and 16 February  …
  • … plants’ , see DAR 157.2: 90. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [8 February 1864] and nn.   …
  • … 7 and 8, and letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  1. In a section on …
  • … copy of Thury 1863  to CD (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  12). …
  • … Thury and his work, see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 September 1864  and n.  22, and …
  • … Calendar no.  7609. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  11. See …
  • … 1864  and nn.  14–17. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864  and n.  17. Hooker …
  • … Smith (1798–1888) (see letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 February 1864 and n.  7, and 16  …
  • … regarding Scott 1864a (see letters to J.  D.  Hooker, [10  and 12 January 1864] and [25  …
  • … of 9 [March] 1864. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [20 February 1864] and nn.  2 and 3. …
  • … to him; however, see letters from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864 and nn.  5 and 6, and 16  …
  • … of the Linnean Society (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [before 9 February 1864] and nn.   …
  • … 2 and 3, and letter from Emma Darwin to J.  D.  Hooker, 15 February [1864] ). The obituary …
  • … 1864, pp.  51–2 (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864  and n.  8). The second …
  • … J.  Phillips] 1863 ). See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  10. The …
  • … example, Correspondence vol.  9, letters to J.  D.  Hooker, 18 March [1861] and 27 [March  …
  • Hooker had already sent CD seeds of species of Fumariaceae (see letter from J.  D.   …
  • … of the Linnean Society (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864  and n.  3, and …
  • … on climbing plants, see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 16 February 1864 , n.  6. Hooker had …
  • … again (see letter from Emma Darwin to J.  D.  Hooker, 15 February [1864] and n.  5, Emma …

From J. D. Hooker   8 April 1864

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Men of Scott’s Celtic temperament are very troublesome. Tries to dissuade CD from hiring him as a scientific gardener.

George Rolleston, not Spencer, wrote review of Schleiden [Nat. Hist. Rev. (1864): 187–99].

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  8 Apr 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 206–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4457

Matches: 9 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … never make it pay! Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker. Rolleston wrote the Review of Schleiden …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   8 April 1864 …
  • … his letter of 31 [May 1864] (see also letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 9 [March] 1864  and n.   …
  • … 22, and letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 5 April [1864] ). …
  • … 1993, pp.  6–11. For William Jackson Hooker’s and J.  D. Hooker’s difficult relationship …
  • … a foreign appointment (see letter from J.  D. Hooker, [4 April 1864] ). Hooker enclosed …
  • … not been identified. See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 7 April [1864] and n.  5. John Scott …
  • … 1863b ( [Rolleston] 1864 ; see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 6 April 1864  and n.  4). CD’s …

From J. D. Hooker   5 September 1864

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R. I. Murchison’s address [see 4595] smashes Ramsay’s glacial theory.

JDH defends his view that CD should not answer Kölliker.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 Sept 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 238–9
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4608

Matches: 13 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … jolly on Thursday. Ever yrs affec | J D Hooker Begonia Tweedyana is one of that unguis set …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   5 September 1864 …
  • … of climbing plants, see the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [27 January 1864] and nn.  19–20. …
  • … Andrew Crombie Ramsay (see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [23 August 1864] ). Ramsay outlined …
  • Hooker, [7 May 1863] . See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 30 August 1864 . …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  11, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 22 July [1863] and n.  5). For CD’s …
  • … the vine family, see the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [27 January 1864] , and the letter to …
  • … n.  2. T.  A.  Trollope 1864 ; see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [1 September 1864] and n.  8. …
  • … Tautphoeus 1857 . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, [1 September 1864] and n.  2. Hooker …
  • … Begonia for Bignonia. See letter to J.  D. Hooker, [1 September 1864] and n.  6. CD’s …
  • … to subjects mentioned in the letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 13 September [1864] . CD discussed …
  • Hooker’s opposition to the discussion of science in the general periodical press, see also Correspondence vol.  11, letter from J.  D.   …

From J. D. Hooker   5 July 1864

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JDH pursues the coffee plantation job for Scott.

Wrote 14 letters today. JDH’s work load.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 July 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 230–1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4552

Matches: 10 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … has at last swung back. Ever yr affec | J D Hooker Address Jordan’s Hotel Seven Churches N …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   5 July 1864 …
  • … Kew (see Correspondence vol.  11, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 26 [March 1863] and n.   …
  • … 1). See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 25 [June 1864] . …
  • … County Wicklow, Ireland (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 23 June 1864 ). Seven Churches is …
  • … 10 March 1864 ). Hooker visited CD on Sunday 24 July (letter from J.   D.  Hooker to Asa …
  • … Correspondence vol.  10, letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [27 or 28 December 1862] , and …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 13 January [1863] ). Hooker had …
  • … in south-west India (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 15 June 1864 and n.  13). The person …

From J. D. Hooker   23 June 1864

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JDH going to visit W. H. Harvey in Ireland.

New curator at Kew.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  23 June 1864
Classmark:  DAR 101: 229
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4543

Matches: 5 hits

  • … the workmen &c take great advantage of all such contretemps. Ever yr affec | J D Hooker
  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   23 June 1864 …
  • … Wicklow, Ireland (see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 5 July 1864 ). Hooker was an examiner at …
  • … at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, see the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [4 June 1864] . …
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