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From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   [29 September 1863]

Summary

Thanks to WDF’s directions, Anne’s tombstone has been found.

CD improved, but recovery is slow. She describes treatment.

Encloses paper she and CD have written [see 4294, which was wrongly addressed by ED and had not reached WDF].

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  [29 Sept 1863]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (Fox 141)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4312

Matches: 9 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox   [29 September 1863] …
  • Fox, 4 [September 1863] , and letter from W.  D.  Fox, 7 September [1863] ). The reference …
  • … See letter from W.  D.  Fox, 7 September [1863] . Emma had been unable to locate in the …
  • … Anne Elizabeth (Annie), who died in 1851 (see letter to W.  D.  Fox, 4 [September 1863] ). …
  • … 1863. See letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [6–27 September 1863] . The enclosure …
  • Fox, who visited the grave in 1856 and 1859, had sent specific directions for finding it (see letter to W.  D.   …
  • … ill (see Browne 1990  and letter from W.  D.  Fox, [16–22 May 1863] ). As a result, CD was …
  • … associate of Gully’s (see letter to W.  D.  Fox, 4 [September 1863] and n.  1). According …

From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   [6 May 1864]

Summary

CD has been so ill they must discourage visit by WDF. Recovering slowly with new treatment.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  [6 May 1864]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 143)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4487

Matches: 6 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox   [6 May 1864] …
  • … Correspondence vol.  4, letter to W.  D.  Fox, [May 1850] , and Colp 1977 ). Ellen Sophia …
  • … See letter from W.  D.  Fox, 5 [May 1864]. The Darwin family spent from 3 September to 12  …
  • … Correspondence vol.  11, letter from W.  D.  Fox, [11 February 1863] ). On the course of …
  • Fox I wish we could have accepted your kind proposal of coming here but I must tell you how ill Charles has been since we were at Malvern. He has had almost daily vomiting for 6 months & it was becoming a great anxiety that it should be stopped. About 3 weeks ago D r Jenner saw him for the 2 nd time & he has succeeded in stopping the vomiting & he has been 3 weeks free from it, but I am afraid of the least exertion bringing it on till his stomach has more recovered its strength. You know that the pleasure of seeing & talking with you w d

From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   [6–27 September 1863]

Summary

Encloses a four-page printed pamphlet on the cruelty of steel traps [see Collected papers 2: 83–4].

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  [6–27 Sept 1863]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 142a)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4294

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox   [6–27 September 1863] …
  • … pedigree ). Ellen Sophia Fox. See letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, 8 December [ …
  • … and the letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [29 September 1863] , and by the address. …

From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   8 December [1863]

Summary

Thanks WDF for his letter [on steel traps].

Gives a better report of CD’s health since he gave up water-cure.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  8 Dec [1863]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 142)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4355

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox   8 December [1863] …
  • … letter from W.  D.  Fox, [16–22 May 1863] , and letters to W.  D.  Fox, 23 May [1863] , …
  • … with the letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [29 September 1863] . See also letter …

From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   [6 March 1849]

Summary

The entire family will set out for Malvern for six to eight weeks’ trial of J. M. Gully’s water-cure.

Family news.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  [6 Mar 1849]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 72)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1233

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D. Fox   [6 March 1849] …

From Emma Darwin to W. D. Fox   16 May [1864]

Summary

Urges WDF to send trap he has invented to the exhibition and competition of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Advertisement of Brailsford’s Patent Vermin Trap enclosed.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  16 May [1864]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 144)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4497

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Wedgwood, Emma Darwin, Emma Fox, W. D. …
  • … From Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox   16 May [1864] …
  • … 6, and letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [6 May 1864] ). John Colam. Ellen Sophia …

From Emma Darwin   [22–3 April 1851]

Summary

Thanks CD for his Monday notes about Anne, which are much better than previous ones.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [22–3 Apr 1851]
Classmark:  DAR 210.13: 25
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1410

Matches: 1 hit

  • … chloroform to Emma ( ibid . , letter to W.  D. Fox, [17 January 1850] , and letter to J.   …

From Emma Darwin to John Scott   23 September [1863]

Summary

CD too unwell to read. JS should not send Primula paper MS until CD returns home.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  John Scott
Date:  23 Sept [1863]
Classmark:  DAR 93: B1–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4302

Matches: 1 hit

  • … See also letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [29 September 1863] . The reference is to …

From Emma Darwin to J. D. Hooker   [7 December 1863]

Summary

CD too ill to write.

Has evidence of long life of seed transported on a partridge’s foot.

Sends a squib by Samuel Butler on the Origin.

Author:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  [7 Dec 1863]
Classmark:  DAR 115: 215
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4351

Matches: 1 hit

  • … Animals (see letter from Emma Darwin to W.  D.  Fox, [6–27 September 1863] , and Appendix …
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