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Darwin Correspondence Project

To James Torbitt   4 March 1878

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Summary

No use in thinking about Royal Agricultural Society. William Carruthers, botanist of Society, thinks attempt hopeless. T. H. Farrer and James Caird are thinking of application to Government. Makes suggestions about experiments [on potatoes].

Summary

No use in thinking about Royal Agricultural Society. William Carruthers, botanist of Society, thinks attempt hopeless. T. H. Farrer and James Caird are thinking of application to Government. Makes suggestions about experiments [on potatoes].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11399
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
James Torbitt
Sent from
London, Bryanston St, 4 Down letterhead
Source of text
DAR 148: 99
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11399,” accessed on 19 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-11399.xml

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