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To John Lubbock   6 June [1861]1

Down—

June 6th

My dear Lubbock.

Very many & sincere thanks. We will meet at your Bank on Saturday at 12 oclock.—2

To prevent mistakes I have written to Mr. A. to say so;3 he will receive letter tomorrow morning.—

Yours most sincerely | CDarwin

Footnotes

The dating is established by the relationship to the other letters concerning the negotiations to secure William a partnership in a Southampton bank.
Lubbock was a partner in the private bank, Robarts, Lubbock & Co., located in Mansion House Street, London (Banking almanac 1861).
George Atherley was a partner in the Southampton and Hampshire Bank, Southampton.

Bibliography

Banking almanac: The banking almanac, directory, yearbook and diary. London: Richard Groombridge; Waterlow & Sons. 1845–1919.

Summary

Arrangements for a meeting.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-3177
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
John Lubbock, 4th baronet and 1st Baron Avebury
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 261.7: 3 (EH 88205928)
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 3177,” accessed on 20 September 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-3177.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 9

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