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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Galton   2 March [1876]1

Down

March 2nd

My dear Galton,

I have signed the enclosed with much pleasure.2

You shall hear about germination of the Peas in a few days.3

Yours sincerely, | C. Darwin.

Footnotes

The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Francis Galton, 16 February 1876.
The enclosure has not been identified.
CD was assisting Galton with experiments on sweetpeas (Lathyrus odoratus); see letter from Francis Galton, 16 February 1876 and n. 1.

Summary

Sends signed enclosure.

FG will hear of germination of peas in a few days.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10413
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Galton
Sent from
Down
Source of text
UCL Library Services, Special Collections (GALTON/3/2/1/157)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10413,” accessed on 18 February 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10413.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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