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DCP-LETT-8059

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  
Classmark:  unknown
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8059

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From Francis Galton   23 March 1882

Summary

Thanks CD for an article [unspecified].

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  23 Mar 1882
Classmark:  DAR 105: 109
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13735

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From Francis Galton   7 June 1879

Summary

Conveys some information about Dr Erasmus Darwin’s second wife and discusses photos of him and his wife.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  7 June 1879
Classmark:  DAR 210.9: 14
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12094

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From Francis Galton   9 June 1879

Summary

Memorandum about Dr Erasmus Darwin’s bequests.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 June 1879
Classmark:  DAR 210.14: 30
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12097F

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From Francis Galton   8 April 1880

Summary

Will see what can be done about getting thumb impressions, to see if the markings are persistent.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  8 Apr 1880
Classmark:  DAR 105: A103
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12567

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From Francis Galton   7 March 1881

Summary

Reports observations of worms for CD’s use.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  7 Mar 1881
Classmark:  DAR 105: 106–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13076

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From Francis Galton   9 October 1881

Summary

Thanks CD for Earthworms and comments on it.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 Oct 1881
Classmark:  DAR 105: A108
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13380

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From Francis Galton   29 May 1872

Summary

Cancelled: same as 8432.

May FG lunch with CD on Thursday and arrange about rabbits?

Spiritualists have given FG up. Cannot get invitation to séance.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 May 1872
Classmark:  Pearson 1914–30, 2: 169
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8359

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From Francis Galton   12 November 1879

Summary

Praises CD’s biography of Erasmus Darwin;

asks CD to answer some queries he is circulating. Is particularly interested in "visualizing faculty" in CD and Dr Darwin.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Nov 1879
Classmark:  DAR 105: A101–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12313

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From Francis Galton   5 July 1880

Summary

Thanks for mentioning CarlVogt, to whom he will write.

Comments on Dr Erasmus Darwin’s interest in mental imagery.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 July 1880
Classmark:  DAR 105: A104–5
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12647

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From Francis Galton   2 December 1871

Summary

The rabbits arrived safely.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  2 Dec 1871
Classmark:  DAR 105: A39
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8090

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From Francis Galton   11 August 1872

Summary

The buck is well; Dr Carter has returned, and things will go better.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  11 Aug 1872
Classmark:  DAR 105: A71
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8465

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From Francis Galton   14 April 1875

Summary

Is sending some seeds of sweetpeas, which George [Darwin] said CD would plant for him.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  14 Apr 1875
Classmark:  DAR 105: A78
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9928

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From Francis Galton   26 November 1875

Summary

Thanks for the peas which arrived in "beautiful order".

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Nov 1875
Classmark:  DAR 105: A90–1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10278

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From Francis Galton   12 January 1877

Summary

Would like to see essay [on effects of conscription in France, see 10774]. Knows of Swiss memoir to the same effect. Author says Swiss yeomen apt to leave homestead to sickly son. Landed populations deteriorate.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Jan 1877
Classmark:  Pearson 1914–30, 2: 192
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10783

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From Francis Galton   24 December 1869

Summary

Greatly pleased by approbation from CD, whom he admires and whose Origin did much for him.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  24 Dec 1869
Classmark:  DAR 105: 3–4
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7034

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From Francis Galton   26 April 1870

Summary

Rabbits still running true; hopes to increase alien blood to 30%.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Apr 1870
Classmark:  DAR 105: A15–16
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7175

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From Francis Galton   9 April [1871]

Summary

Arrangements for transfer of rabbits to CD.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 Apr [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 105: A41
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7671

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From Francis Galton   12 May 1871

Summary

Writes that he does not share at all in Lionel Beale’s letter in Nature [4 (1871): 25–6];

his new experiments are not hopeful.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 May 1871
Classmark:  DAR 105: 31–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7754

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From Francis Galton   31 March 1872

Summary

Has forwarded CD’s letter to Crookes.

Author:  Francis Galton
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  31 Mar 1872
Classmark:  DAR 105: A52
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8263

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