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Darwin Correspondence Project

From J. D. Hooker   14 December 1878

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Congratulates CD on the Anthony Rich bequest.

Sad but relieved to retire as President of the Royal Society.

Describes battle with Treasury over use of an empty house at Kew.

Summary

Congratulates CD on the Anthony Rich bequest.

Sad but relieved to retire as President of the Royal Society.

Describes battle with Treasury over use of an empty house at Kew.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11795
From
Joseph Dalton Hooker
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Kew
Source of text
DAR 104: 121–4
Physical description
7pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11795,” accessed on 16 July 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11795

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