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To George King   19 September 1876

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Would like to see the pigeons, though he is not likely to work on the subject again. When he hears from Dr Scully, he will present them to the British Museum.

Has not had time to use the information about earthworms yet, but hopes to use it in about a year’s time.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George King
Date:  19 Sept 1876
Classmark:  DAR 185: 112
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10610F

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To P. A. Hanaford   19 September 1876

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Pleased to hear of Peter Henderson’s intended experiment [on Drosera, see 10588]. Asks that she tell Mr Henderson that he believes good derived from animal diet will be shown only by production of larger number of seeds and more luxuriant growth in the ensuing year. Wishes to hear the results.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Phebe Ann Coffin Hanaford
Date:  19 Sept 1876
Classmark:  Nantucket Historical Association Research Library (MS 38, Phebe Ann Hanaford Papers, 1848–1949, Folder 6)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10610A

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To W. C. Marshall   19 September 1876

Summary

Asks WCM to design additional rooms for Down House.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Cecil (Bill) Marshall
Date:  19 Sept 1876
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.499)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10609

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To P. M. Duncan   19 September 1876

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Encloses coral specimen and manuscript account of it by William Lonsdale.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Peter Martin Duncan
Date:  19 Sept 1876
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.498)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10608

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To R. F. Cooke   19 September [1876]

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Discusses page length [of Cross and self-fertilisation]. Doubts 1500 copies will be sold until lapse of some years.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Robert Francis Cooke; John Murray
Date:  19 Sept [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 143: 293
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10610

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