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From Asa Gray   9 May [1869]

Summary

Encloses Mrs Gray’s notes on expression among Arabs.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 May [1869]
Classmark:  DAR 165: 168
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6737

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From Asa Gray   3 July 1880

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Confirmation of CD’s idea: AG planted seeds Ipomœa pandurata. One seed has come up and its germination is same as of I. leptophylla.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 July 1880
Classmark:  DAR 186: 52
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12646F

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From Asa Gray   29 July [1880]

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Information about Ipomœa jalapa.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 July [1880]
Classmark:  DAR 186: 53
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12674F

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From Asa Gray   [25 February 1868 or later]

Summary

Discusses arrangements for American edition of Variation.

Observations on apparently inherited instinct in a dog.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [25 Feb 1868 or later]
Classmark:  DAR 165: 102
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2563

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To Asa Gray   20 March [1880]

Summary

Asks AG to confirm whether Ipomoea leptophylla "makes a great tuber as big as a mangel-wurzel".

Petioles of Cotyledons behave partly like those of Megarrhiza.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  20 Mar [1880]
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (Walter Deane Autograph Collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12541

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  • Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa …
  • r . Thompson of Ipswich is right that Ipomœa leptophylla makes a great tuber as big as a manget-wurzel. — A word on post-card w d suffice. Petioles of Cotyledons behave partly like those of Megarrhiza. C.  Darwin

From Asa Gray   23 August 1869

Summary

Announces his return to England.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  23 Aug 1869
Classmark:  DAR 165: 169
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6867

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From Asa Gray   20 October 1869

Summary

Has sent CD some Drosera specimens.

Returns to U. S. on 9 November.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  20 Oct 1869
Classmark:  DAR 165: 171
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6946

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From Asa Gray   26 and 29 October [1869]

Summary

As CD is to be in London, AG will try to get to Queen Anne St to see him.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 and 29 Oct 1869
Classmark:  DAR 165: 172
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6957

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From Asa Gray   [1 April 1880]

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Germination and root of Ipomoea.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [1 Apr 1880]
Classmark:  DAR 209.6: 203
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12556

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From Asa Gray   12 January 1880

Summary

Sends some cotton seeds for CD.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Jan 1880
Classmark:  DAR 165: 201
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12416

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To Asa Gray   20 January [1880]

Summary

Germination of Delphinium and Megarrhiza.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  20 Jan [1880]
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (127)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12436

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From Asa Gray   17 September 1868

Summary

Reached Kew last evening.

Hooker is in Scotland for two or three days.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Sept 1868
Classmark:  DAR 165: 165
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6370

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From Asa Gray   30 September 18[80]

Summary

Leaves Kew the next day for three or four months of travel.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  30 Sept 18[80]
Classmark:  DAR 165: 166
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6400

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From D. Appleton & Co. to Asa Gray   1 September 1870

Summary

Statement of sales of U. S. edition of Origin.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  1 Sept 1870
Classmark:  DAR 159: 87
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7313

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From Asa Gray   14 January [1868]

Summary

Has read sheets of Variation up to Pangenesis.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  14 Jan [1868]
Classmark:  DAR 165: 160
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5786

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To Asa Gray   17 February 1880

Summary

Seed germination.

Strange that his plants [of Megarrhiza] behaved differently from AG’s [see 12455].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  17 Feb 1880
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (128)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12489

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To Asa Gray   19 April 1880

Summary

Thanks for the letter from Volney Rattan [see 12553].

Discusses protective adaptation of seedlings from frost.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  19 Apr 1880
Classmark:  University of California Berkeley, Bancroft Library (BANC MSS 74/78 z)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-12582

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To Asa Gray   29 January 1881

Summary

Thanks for AG’s reviews [of Movement in plants] in the Journal and Nation [Am. J. Sci. 3d ser. 21 (1881): 245–9 and Nation 32 (1881): 17–18], especially for AG’s comment about Frank Darwin.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  29 Jan 1881
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (130b)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13031

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To Asa Gray   29 January [1875]

Summary

Asks AG to forward [unspecified] enclosure to Chauncey Wright.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  29 Jan [1875]
Classmark:  DAR 153: 165
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13813

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From Asa Gray   12 October 1876

Summary

Would like sheets of Cross and self-fertilisation if it is not already out.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Oct 1876
Classmark:  DAR 165: 190
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10639

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