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Darwin Correspondence Project

To James Torbitt   17 November 1879

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Summary

Describes problems of raising money [for potato experiments]. "A Government official in another office remarked to me that it was very difficult for Ministers to decide what to do in such cases as they must be prepared for mere cavillers in the H[ouse] of Commons."

Summary

Describes problems of raising money [for potato experiments]. "A Government official in another office remarked to me that it was very difficult for Ministers to decide what to do in such cases as they must be prepared for mere cavillers in the H[ouse] of Commons."

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-12326
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
James Torbitt
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 148: 109
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 12326,” accessed on 23 September 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-12326.xml

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