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To Yorkshire Philosophical Society   8 February [1868]

Down, Bromley, Kent.

Febry: 8.

Sir,

I beg leave to acknowledge the receipt of your letter in which you announce to me that the Yorkshire Philosophical Society has done me the honour of electing me one of the Honorary Members of the Socety; and for this honour I return my most sincere acknowledgments1

I beg leave to remain, | Sir, | Your Obedient and Obliged Servant, | Charles Darwin.

Summary

CD appreciates the honour of being elected an Honorary Member of the Yorkshire Philosophical Society.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-5839F
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
T. S Noble
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Yorkshire Philosophical Society, Council Minute Book, vol. 3, p. 619 (2 March 1868)

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 5839F,” accessed on 16 June 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-5839F

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 16

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