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From W. D. Fox   3 April [1877]

Summary

Reports on upward projection of Pulmonaria flowers.

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  3 Apr [1877]
Classmark:  DAR 110: B62
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10923

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  • Fox, W. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … decidedly— In haste yours very truly | W D Fox Top of letter : ‘( Used under Pulmonaria )’ …
  • … From W.  D.  Fox   3 April [1877] …

From W. D. Fox   29 November [1877]

Summary

Congratulates W. E. Darwin, who is about to be married,

and CD for the LL.D. conferred upon him by Cambridge.

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  29 Nov [1877]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 201
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11261

Matches: 5 hits

  • Fox, W. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From W.  D.  Fox   29 November [1877] …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 24, letter to W. D. Fox, 26 May [1876] ). George Howard Darwin had …
  • … and M rs Darwin— Ever yours affec ly | W.  D.  Fox. P.S.   I was so pleased to hear of the …
  • D. Hooker, 30 November [1874] , and Correspondence vol. 24, letter to W. E. Darwin, [before 29 January 1876? ]). William, who lived at Southampton, close to the Isle of Wight, may have been Fox’ …

To W. D. Fox   2 December 1877

Summary

Working hard on physiology of plants.

His son George sees no reason to change his view on marriage of cousins.

George’s astronomical work is too deep for CD.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  2 Dec 1877
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 155)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11266

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Fox, W. D. …
  • … To W.  D.  Fox   2 December 1877 …
  • … See letter from W. D. Fox, 29 November [1877] . Richard Buckley Litchfield, CD’s son-in- …

From W. E. Darwin   [25 March? 1877]

Summary

Staying with W. D. Fox on the Isle of Wight. Offers to find Pulmonaria plants.

Author:  William Erasmus Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [25 Mar? 1877]
Classmark:  Cornford Family Papers (DAR 275: 67)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10922F

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Staying with W. D. Fox on the Isle of Wight. Offers to find Pulmonaria plants. …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 7, letter to W. D. Fox, 21 [July 1858] . Robert Waring Darwin. M: …
  • … between this letter, the letter from W. D. Fox, 3 April [1877] , and the letter from W. E. …

From W. E. Darwin   4 April 1877

Summary

Arrangements about a purchase of land.

Author:  William Erasmus Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 Apr 1877
Classmark:  Cornford Family Papers (DAR 275: 61)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10923F

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  • … the genus of lungworts; see letter from W. D. Fox, 3 April [1877] and n. 2). CD recorded a …

From W. E. Darwin   [24 April 1877?]

Summary

Sends notes made in June 1867, on Rhamnus catharticus and R. lanceolatus. Encloses diagrams and measurements relating to pollen size in R. lanceolatus.

Author:  William Erasmus Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [24 Apr 1877?]
Classmark:  DAR 109: A44, A71–6
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10343

Matches: 1 hit

  • … by 1870 ( Correspondence vol. 18, letter to W. D. Fox, 18 February [1870] ). In 1877, the …
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