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From Bartholomew James Sulivan   27 June 1866


Reports on his health.

Discusses a surveying expedition under Richard Charles Mayne on which his son will be Second Lieutenant; hopes to arrange for them to excavate some bones in the Falklands.

Author:  Bartholomew James Sulivan
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 June 1866
Classmark:  DAR 177: 286
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5133

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  • … the years 1826 and 1836. [Edited by Robert FitzRoy. ] 3 vols. and appendix. London: Henry …
  • … January 1834 ( Narrative , Appendix). Robert FitzRoy commanded HMS Beagle during the 1831  …
  • … 1865). Maria Isabella FitzRoy. Robert O’Brien FitzRoy had served as flag lieutenant of HMS …

From B. J. Sulivan   25 December 1866


Discusses the South American mission.

Has been busy digging out fossil leaves from local Eocene deposits.

Author:  Bartholomew James Sulivan
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  25 Dec 1866
Classmark:  DAR 177: 287
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5325

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  • … native land in 1833 on the Beagle by Robert FitzRoy (see Correspondence vol.  1). One of …
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