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From Anton Dohrn   12 February 1874

Charges to pay £ 1/111

Office of Origin Naples Twelveth Feby at eleven fifteen 4.88

From The Zoological Station2

To Darwin | Down Beckenham | London

Midst The struggle for existence Ma happy returns of Birthday wishes to you

Footnotes

The charge was probably 1s. 11d.; the telegram was delivered from Farnborough, about two miles from Down. See also Correspondence vol. 19, letter to John Lubbock, [1871 or later].
The Zoological Station at Naples had been founded by Dohrn.

Bibliography

Correspondence: The correspondence of Charles Darwin. Edited by Frederick Burkhardt et al. 26 vols to date. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1985–.

Summary

Birthday greetings.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-9285
From
Felix Anton (Anton) Dohrn
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
Naples
Postmark
FE 12 | 74
Source of text
DAR 172: 1

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 9285,” accessed on 21 November 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-9285.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 22

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