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From Emil Buck   28 April 1873

Frankfurt a/Main

the 28th. April 1873

Die Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft an Charles Darwin Esquire

Sir!

I have the honour to announce you, that the Senckenberg Society has elected you to its Corresponding Member and to inclose the diploma as well as a copy of the regulations.—1

The members of the Senckenberg Society being unanimous in this election desire me to beg you, that you will kindly accept this honour as a small token of the very high esteem in which you and the great services you have rendered to Science are held here.—

Believe me, Sir, | yours | very respectfully | E Buck | Corresp. Secretary

Footnotes

For the diploma, see Appendix III. The copy of the regulations has not been found.

Summary

Announces that CD has been elected Corresponding Member of the Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8888
From
Emil Buck
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Frankfurt
Source of text
DAR 177: 142
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8888,” accessed on 16 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-8888.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 21

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