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From Julius von Haast   16 December 1876

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends a passage relevant to Pangenesis [on regional accents distinguishable in the speech of those born deaf] from Life, letters, and journals of George Ticknor [ed. G. S. Hillard, vol. 1 (1876)], p. 196.

Tells of the controversy about evolution raging in Dunedin, with clergy playing a prominent part.

Summary

Sends a passage relevant to Pangenesis [on regional accents distinguishable in the speech of those born deaf] from Life, letters, and journals of George Ticknor [ed. G. S. Hillard, vol. 1 (1876)], p. 196.

Tells of the controversy about evolution raging in Dunedin, with clergy playing a prominent part.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10722
From
John Francis Julius (Julius) von Haast
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Canterbury Museum, Christchurch
Source of text
DAR 166: 13
Physical description
4pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10722,” accessed on 14 October 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10722.xml

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

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