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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Francis Galton   10 June [1879]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

CD’s father thought he had not been treated fairly about his share of his mother’s [Mary Howard Darwin’s] fortune. Will not allude to this [in Erasmus Darwin]. Surprising that grandfather did not make more money. Has found memorandum of his having lost £1500 in ironworks.

Summary

CD’s father thought he had not been treated fairly about his share of his mother’s [Mary Howard Darwin’s] fortune. Will not allude to this [in Erasmus Darwin]. Surprising that grandfather did not make more money. Has found memorandum of his having lost £1500 in ironworks.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12100
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Francis Galton
Sent from
Down
Source of text
UCL Library Services, Special Collections (GALTON/1/1/9/5/7/27)
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12100,” accessed on 14 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12100.xml

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