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To David Forbes   31 July [1870]

Summary

Thanks DF for proofs of his paper on Aymara Indians.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  31 July [1870]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.381)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7292

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Forbes, David
  • … To David Forbes   31 July [1870] …
  • … Society (Mss.B.D25.381) Charles Robert Darwin Down 31 July [1870] David Forbes
  • … by the relationship between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 30 July 1870 . …
  • … See letter from David Forbes, 30 July 1870  and n.  1. In Expression , p.  318, CD cites …

To David Forbes   7 February [1869]

Summary

Asks for DF’s observations on the Aymara Indians for use in writing manuscript [see Descent, 2d ed., pp. 34–5].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  7 Feb [1869]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6606

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Forbes, David
  • … To David Forbes   7 February [1869] …
  • … Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25. ) Charles Robert Darwin Down 7 Feb [1869] David Forbes
  • … the relationship between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869 . …
  • … See letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869 . CD refers to Gustav Jenzsch and Jenzsch  …
  • … people (D.  Forbes 1870). See letter from David Forbes, 30 January 1869  and n.  5. In his …

To David Forbes   11 December [1860]

Summary

Encourages Forbes to publish his geological observations on Chile.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  11 Dec [1860]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 150
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3019F

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Forbes, David
  • … To David Forbes   11 December [1860] …
  • … DAR 185: 150 Charles Robert Darwin 11 Dec [1860] David Forbes
  • … has not been found. The letter from David Forbes, [November? 1860] ( Correspondence vol.   …
  • … Correspondence vol.  8, letter from David Forbes, [November? 1860] , now redated [after …
  • … Correspondence vol.  8, letter from David Forbes, [after 12 December 1860] [previously …

To David Forbes   [20 March 1868]

Summary

Any notes on idea of human beauty by natives who have little association with Europeans would interest CD.

Also influence of females on males’ choice.

Sends copy of Queries about expression.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  [20 Mar 1868]
Classmark:  Pushkin House, St Petersburg: Literary Museum of the Institute of Russian Literature (Constantin Romanov, collection of O. A. Novikov: ПД 1975 ф.137 оп 1, no. 35)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6002

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  • … Darwin, C. R. Forbes, David
  • … To David Forbes   [20 March 1868] …
  • … оп 1, no. 35) Charles Robert Darwin London, Chester Place, 4 [20 Mar 1868] David Forbes
  • … between this letter and the letter from David Forbes, 26 March 1868 . In 1868, the Friday …

To David Forbes   18 November [1871]

Summary

Inquires about the effect of turf covering on the rate of disintegration of rock.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  David Forbes
Date:  18 Nov [1871]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 111
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8075

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