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To Asa Gray   23 February [1863]

Summary

Recommends Lyell’s book [Antiquity of man (1863)].

Quotes praise of AG’s pamphlet [see 2938].

Comments on U. S. politics.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  23 Feb [1863]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (55)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4006

Matches: 19 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   23 February [1863] …
  • … Herbarium of Harvard University (55) Charles Robert Darwin Down 23 Feb [1863] Asa Gray
  • … by the relationship between this letter and the letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . …
  • … Letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . The enclosures referred to have not been …
  • … 1927–96. Dupree, Anderson Hunter. 1959. Asa Gray, 1810–1888. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap …
  • … Pamphlet Collection–CUL. See enclosures to the letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . …
  • … See letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] , …
  • … and letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . See also n.   …
  • … 8, below. See letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . CD enclosed Gray’s letter with his …
  • … of [16 February 1863]. See letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 . In his letter to Gray …
  • … 1863, on 18 April 1863 (see letter to Asa Gray, 20 April [1863] ). C.   Lyell 1863a. …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  8, letter to Asa Gray, 11 December [1860] , and Correspondence …
  • … vol.  9, letter to Asa Gray, 17 February [1861] , and Appendix III). …
  • … also Correspondence vol.  10, letter to Asa Gray, 15 March [1862] . In a review of Lyell’s …
  • … 5, the author stated (p.  235): Dr.  Asa Gray, who has written what is probably the ablest …
  • … 454–70). See Correspondence vol.  10, letters from Asa Gray, 4 and 13 October 1862  and …
  • … 24 November 1862 , and letter to Asa Gray, 6 November [1862] . CD refers to the published …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  10, letter to Asa Gray, 16 October [1862] ). The journalist and …

To Asa Gray   1 July [1862]

Summary

Thanks for notes on Cypripedium and Platanthera hookeri, which is really beautiful and quite a new case.

His son, George, has been observing the insect fertilisation of orchids.

CD has been crossing peloric flowers of Pelargonium, but doubts he will get good results with respect to sterility of hybrids.

Rhexia glandulosa does not appear to be dimorphic. Lythrum is trimorphic.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  1 July [1862]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (69)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3634

Matches: 13 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   1 July [1862] …
  • … Herbarium of Harvard University (69) Charles Robert Darwin Down 1 July [1862] Asa Gray
  • … been included with the letter from Asa Gray, [late June 1862] . Gray included information …
  • … June – 2 July 1862, in DAR 205.8: 14–15, and letter to Asa Gray, 10–20 June [1862] ). See …
  • … Correspondence vol.  9, letter from Asa Gray, 9 November 1861 . …
  • … See also this volume, letter from Asa Gray, 15 July [1862] . CD had discovered that …
  • … 1862b, pp.  427–8). See also letter to Asa Gray, 10–20 June [1862] and n.  16. CD had sent …
  • … costs of which he and CD had shared (see letter from Asa Gray, 31 March [1862] , …
  • … and letter to Asa Gray, 21 April [1862] ). George Howard Darwin, then 16 years old, was on …
  • … Gray promised to do so in the summer (see letters to Asa Gray, 16 February [1862] and 15  …
  • … March [1862] , and letter from Asa Gray, 6 March [1862] ). Later, CD asked Gray if he …
  • … as well as uncovered plants’ ( letter to Asa Gray, 21 April [1862] ). However, having …

From Asa Gray   [27 and 29 August] and 2 September [1861]

Summary

Gives some observations on the sensitivity of Drosera species and comments on cases of "dioecio-dimorphism".

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 and 29 Aug 1861 and 2 Sept 1861
Classmark:  DAR 110 (ser. 2): 76
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3242

Matches: 10 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   [27 and 29 August] and 2 September [1861] …
  • … DAR 110 (ser. 2): 76 Asa Gray unstated 27 Aug 1861 29 Aug 1861 2 Sept 1861 Charles Robert …
  • … by CD’s statement in the letter to Asa Gray, 17 September [1861] , that he had just …
  • … of Spiranthes . See also letter to Asa Gray, 17 September [1861] . CD had suggested that …
  • … in Torrey and Gray 1838–43, 1: 38. See also letter from Asa Gray, 11 October 1861 . …
  • … See the letter to Asa Gray, 21 July [1861] , in which CD mentioned that John Stuart Mill …
  • … substances placed on them (see letter to Asa Gray, 17 February [1861] ). The thread-leaved …
  • … Massachusetts southward. See also letter to Asa Gray, 21 July [1861] . CD had asked Gray …
  • … commingled in the same area (see letter to Asa Gray, 5 June [1861] ). In his Manual of the …

From Asa Gray   27 January 1863

Summary

Discusses the ill-will between England and U. S.

Considers the bases for deciding which plant species are "high" and which "low".

Comments on Alphonse de Candolle’s paper on oaks ["Étude sur l’espèce", Ann. Sci. Nat. (Bot.) 4th ser. 18 (1862): 59–110].

Encloses S. H. Scudder’s letter on Lepidoptera and fertilisation of orchids which identifies a butterfly with Platanthera pollinia adhering to it. Jokingly applies natural selection to butterflies acted on by orchid pollinia.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  27 Jan 1863
Classmark:  DAR 165: 129, 130
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-3950

Matches: 13 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   27 January 1863 …
  • … DAR 165: 129, 130 Asa Gray Cambridge Mass. 27 Jan 1863 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … Letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] . Gray had sent CD a …
  • … plants for him to grow and examine (see letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] and nn.   …
  • … 4–7). See letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] and n.   …
  • … 9 . See letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] and n.   …
  • … 18. See letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] . Gray refers in part to the Trent affair of …
  • … St, Boston Jan.  7 th . , 1863 Prof. Asa Gray. Dear Sir, The butterfly which I showed you …
  • … they would still be classified as ‘low’ (see letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] ). …
  • … See also letter to Asa Gray, 23 February [1863] and n.  7. A.  de Candolle 1862a; there is …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  10, letter from Asa Gray, 29 December 1862 ). Scudder published …
  • … Correspondence vol.  10, letter from Asa Gray, 29 December 1862 ). CD discussed movements …

To Asa Gray   18 May [1860]

Summary

Bitter and incessant attacks on the Origin.

Any truth in it has been saved only by a small body of men like Lyell, AG, Hooker, and Huxley.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  18 May [1860]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (14)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2808

Matches: 10 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   18 May [1860] …
  • … Herbarium of Harvard University (14) Charles Robert Darwin Down 18 May [1860] Asa Gray
  • … not been found, but see the letter from Asa Gray, 20 February 1860 . Gray had forwarded to …
  • … published (see enclosure to letter from Asa Gray, 20 February 1860 ). The second letter to …
  • … May 1860] . [R.  Owen] 1860a. See letter to Asa Gray, 3 April [1860] and nn.  4 and 5. CD …
  • … sent this letter on to CD as well. See also letter from Asa Gray, 23 January 1860 , n.   …
  • … 2, and letter to Asa Gray, 22 May [1860] . The first three printings of Origin published …
  • … text, and a supplement of seven pages of additional changes that CD sent to Asa Gray (see …
  • … letters to Asa Gray, 28 January [1860] , 1 February [1860] , [8 or 9 February 1860] , and …

From Asa Gray   15 and 17 May 1865

Summary

Reports Lincoln’s murder.

The end of Civil War is in sight.

Must look at dimorphism in Plantago.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  15 and 17 May 1865
Classmark:  DAR 165: 147
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4833

Matches: 15 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   15 and 17 May 1865 …
  • … DAR 165: 147 Asa Gray Cambridge, Mass. 15 May 1865 17 May 1865 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … London: Linnean Society of London. 1888. Gray, Asa. 1865–6. On the movements and habits of …
  • … See letter to Asa Gray, 19 April [1865] . Gray’s letter …
  • … has not been found. See letter to Asa Gray, 19 April [1865] . With the fall of Richmond, …
  • … Publishing. Dupree, Anderson Hunter. 1959. Asa Gray, 1810–1888. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap …
  • … Europe ( ibid. , p.  7). See letter to Asa Gray, 19 April [ 1865] and n.  6. The United …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  11, letter to Asa Gray, 23 February [1863] and n.  19). On …
  • … Correspondence vol.  9, letter from Asa Gray, 31 December 1861 , n.  12). Other incidents …
  • … 1862 and 1863 (see Correspondence vol.  9, letter to Asa Gray, 11 December [1861] , n.  3, …
  • … and Correspondence vol.  11, letter from Asa Gray, 23 November 1863  and nn.  8 and 9). …
  • … 1991 , pp.  651–63). See letter from Asa Gray, 17 January 1865  and n.  10. In his letter …
  • … of the paper by June 1865 (see letter to Asa Gray, 19 April [1865] and n.  16). Gray …
  • … did not visit CD (see letter from Asa Gray, 24 July 1865 ). Brace was a philanthropist who …

From Asa Gray   12 October 1871

Summary

Has seen CD’s sons.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Oct 1871
Classmark:  DAR 165: 177
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8004

Matches: 5 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   12 October 1871 …
  • … DAR 165: 177 Asa Gray Botanic Garden, Cambridge, Mass. 12 Oct 1871 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … Gray & myself, who sends (i.e. Mrs.  G. ) best regards to yourself Ever Yours | Asa Gray
  • … in the United States (see letter to Asa Gray, 16 July [1871] ). Gray refers to Jane Loring …

To Asa Gray   23 January 1877

Summary

Thanks AG for card about Pontederia.

Asks for specimens of Phlox subulata and Gilia aggregata to check for dimorphism.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  23 Jan 1877
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (120)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10811

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   23 January 1877 …
  • … Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (120) Charles Robert Darwin Down 23 Jan 1877 Asa Gray
  • … Charles Darwin. London: John Murray. 1877. Gray, Asa. 1870. Revision of the North American …
  • … See Correspondence vol. 18, letter from Asa Gray, 21 November 1870 . Gray’s description of …

To Asa Gray   4 August [1863]

Summary

Anticipated AG’s attitude on design in orchids. Does he not think that the variations that gave rise to fancy pigeon varieties were accidental?

Has been working hard at Lythrum

and spontaneous movements of tendrils.

Defends Drosera as a "sagacious animal" but does not know whether he will ever publish on it.

Comments on political situation in U. S.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  4 Aug [1863]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (83)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4262

Matches: 18 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   4 August [1863] …
  • … Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (83) Charles Robert Darwin Down 4 Aug [1863] Asa Gray
  • … between this letter and the letters from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and 21 July 1863 . …
  • … Letters from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and 21 July 1863 . …
  • … See letter from Asa Gray, 21 July 1863 . …
  • … See letter from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and n.  8. …
  • … Gray, had inherited £2,000. Letters from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and 21 July 1863 . Gray …
  • … 1970–90. Dupree, Anderson Hunter. 1959. Asa Gray, 1810–1888. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap …
  • … avid stamp collector. See letter from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and n.  13. The letter from …
  • … vol.  4, Appendix IV, 128: 9). See letter to Asa Gray, 31 May [1863] and n.   …
  • … 4, and letter from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863  and n.  7; CD refers to Oswald Heer and his …
  • … in Variation 2: 248–9 and 430. See letter from Asa Gray, 7 July 1863 ; the reference is to …
  • … J.  D.  Hooker, 25 [June 1863] and nn.  2 and 3, and letter to Asa Gray, 26 June [1863] ). …
  • … See letter from Asa Gray, 21 July 1863 . See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, [2]9 June 1863 . …
  • … on 2 February 1865. See letter from Asa Gray, 21 July 1863 . Gray reviewed Bates 1861  in …
  • … 18 December 1847 , n.  5). See letter from Asa Gray, 21 July 1863 . Since 1860, CD had …
  • … by the Confederate army (see letter from Asa Gray, 21 July 1863 ). CD also probably refers …

From Asa Gray   16 February 1864

Summary

Is sending his monograph ["A revision and arrangement of the North American species of Astragalus and Oxytropis", Proc. Am. Acad. Arts & Sci. 6 (1863): 188–236].

Death of Francis Boott.

U. S. is now determined to do away with slavery.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  16 Feb 1864
Classmark:  DAR 165: 142
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4409

Matches: 8 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   16 February 1864 …
  • … DAR 165: 142 Asa Gray Cambridge Mass. 16 Feb 1864 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … 1985–. Dupree, Anderson Hunter. 1959. Asa Gray, 1810–1888. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap …
  • … look at. Pray, get well, dear Darwin, and believe me to be ever Yours cordially | Asa Gray
  • … The most recent known letter from Asa Gray is dated 23 November 1863 ( Correspondence …
  • … butterfly; see Correspondence vol.  10, letter from Asa Gray, 29 December 1862  and n.  3, …
  • … and Correspondence vol.  11, letter from Asa Gray, 27 January 1863 , enclosure 1. …

To Asa Gray   8 March [1860]

Summary

Further additions and corrections for American Origin.

Views of Owen, G. H. K. Thwaites, and W. H. Harvey on CD’s theories.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  8 Mar [1860]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (31)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2726

Matches: 11 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   8 March [1860] …
  • … Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (31) Charles Robert Darwin Down 8 Mar [1860] Asa Gray
  • … University Library. See letter from Asa Gray, 20 February 1860 , and also Dupree 1959 , …
  • … pp.  271–2. See letter from Asa Gray, 20 February 1860 . …
  • … J. Johnson. Dupree, Anderson Hunter. 1959. Asa Gray, 1810–1888. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap …
  • … in the United States (see letters from Asa Gray, [10 January 1860] , [17 January 1860] , …
  • … into the edition (see letters to Asa Gray, 28 January [1860] , 1 February [1860] , and [8  …
  • … 9 February 1860] ). See also letter to Asa Gray, 2 March [1860] . The additional material …
  • … 1860a) to the new American edition (see letter to Asa Gray, [8 or 9 February 1860] ). CD …
  • … of the review in February (see letters to Asa Gray, 18 February [1860] and 24 February [ …

To Asa Gray   18 November [1858]

Summary

Wishes to know whether differences in constitution (such as disease susceptibility) are related to differences in complexion. "Liability to such a disease as yellow fever would answer my question in the best possible way."

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  18 Nov [1858]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (19)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2364

Matches: 7 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   18 November [1858] …
  • … Herbarium of Harvard University (19) Charles Robert Darwin Down 18 Nov [1858] Asa Gray
  • … in the Fumariaceae. See Correspondence vol.  6, letter from Asa Gray, 7 July 1857 , …
  • … and letters to Asa Gray, 20 July [1857] and 29 November [1857] . …
  • … See also letter from Asa Gray, 21 June 1858 , …
  • … and letter to Asa Gray, 4 July 1858 . The apparent self-fertilisation of Leguminosae and …

To Asa Gray   11 March [1873]

Summary

Astonished by Agassiz’s argument; has sent AG’s memorandum to Nature [see 8786].

Is working on cross- and self-fertilising plants and has temporarily stopped work on Drosera.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  11 Mar [1873]
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (106)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8806

Matches: 7 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   11 March [1873] …
  • … Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (106) Charles Robert Darwin Down 11 Mar [1873] Asa Gray
  • … see Correspondence vol.  20, letter from Asa Gray, 6 October 1872  and nn.  8 and 9). CD’s …
  • … between this letter and the letter from Asa Gray, 25 February 1873 . For Gray’s rejection …
  • … of the fittest, see the letter from Asa Gray, 25 February 1873  and enclosure; the …
  • … Correspondence vol.   19, letter from Asa Gray, 3 August 1871  and n.  9); Insectivorous …

From Asa Gray   2 December 1872

Summary

CD’s finding the nervous system of Dionaea is wonderful.

Coiling of tendrils of climbing plants.

Thanks CD for the new book [Expression].

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  2 Dec 1872
Classmark:  DAR 165: 182
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-8656

Matches: 9 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   2 December 1872 …
  • … DAR 165: 182 Asa Gray Cambridge, Mass. 2 Dec 1872 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … when she was travelling in Egypt with Asa Gray (see Expression , pp.  22, 268, 275, 316– …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  17, letter from Asa Gray and J.  L.  Gray, 8 and 9 May 1869). See …
  • … on Drosera filiformis , see letter to Asa Gray, 22 October 1872 . Gray had communicated …
  • … Venus fly trap) to CD (see Correspondence vol.  15, letter from Asa Gray to J.  D.   …
  • … Hooker, [after 6 July 1867] ). See letter to Asa Gray, 22 October  1872  and n.  2. …
  • … A.  Larson 1978 , p.  67). See letter to Asa Gray, 22 October 1872  and n.  5. CD’s plants …

To Asa Gray   11 November [1859]

Summary

Sends copy of Origin for comments.

Does not feel AG’s views of migration after the last glaciation explain distribution in U. S. as well as CD’s view of migration prior to glaciation.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  11 Nov [1859]
Classmark:  Archives of the Gray Herbarium, Harvard University (17)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2520

Matches: 6 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   11 November [1859] …
  • … under the name Elephas primigenius . See letter to Asa Gray, 18 November [1858] . …
  • … Bibliography Gray, Asa. 1859. On the coiling of tendrils. American Journal of Science and …
  • … University (17) Charles Robert Darwin Ilkley Down letterhead 11 Nov [1859] Asa Gray
  • … 11 May [1859] ). CD refers to his letter to Asa Gray, 11 August [1858] . Gray cited James …

From Asa Gray   5 December 1864

Summary

Congratulates CD on the Copley Medal.

Is making inquiries on the habits of American cuckoos and sends a letter from Henry Bryant on that subject.

Discusses the Civil War.

Encloses letter from W. H. Leggett containing observations on Amphicarpaea.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 Dec 1864
Classmark:  DAR 109: A87; DAR 165: 145
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4699

Matches: 20 hits

  • Gray, Asa Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From Asa Gray   5 December 1864 …
  • … DAR 109: A87; DAR 165: 145 Asa Gray Cambridge Mass. 5 Dec 1864 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … Crüger, 21 January 1864  and n.  2, and letter to Asa Gray, 28 May [1864] and nn.  11–16. …
  • … Letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] . …
  • … See letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] . The Copley Medal of the Royal Society of …
  • … cordially | A.  Gray Boston Dec 2, 1864 Prof Asa Gray Dear Sir the eggs of the American …
  • … 1864 (see first enclosure). See letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] and n.  5. CD had …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  8, letters to Asa Gray, 25 April [1860] and nn.  1–4, and …
  • … and Correspondence vol.  9, letter to Asa Gray, 11 April [1861] . Gray refers to the …
  • … pp.  600–1). See also letter from Asa Gray, 3 October 1864  and n.  7. Gray probably …
  • … letter to Gray of 29 October [1864]. See letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] and n.  8. …
  • … was Jane Loring Gray. See letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] , and letter to William …
  • … Science and Arts (see also letter from Asa Gray, 3 October  1864 ). Gray’s notice of the …
  • … States in November 1864 (see letter from Asa Gray, 3 October 1864  and nn.  11 and 12). …
  • … 1989 , pp.  12–24, 44). See letter to Asa Gray, 29 October [1864] and n.  13. See n.   4, …
  • … see also letter from Charles Wright to Asa Gray, 20, 25, and 26 March and 1 April 1864 , …
  • … also the letter from Charles Wright to Asa Gray, 20, 25, and 26 March and 1 April 1864 , …
  • … on Amphicarpaea , see the letter from Asa Gray, 11 July 1864  and n.  9. For CD’s interest …
  • … 10 th St. New York Oct.  14 th 1864 Dr Asa Gray, Dear Sir, I send you by express, what I …

To Asa Gray   20 March [1863]

Summary

Discusses the meaning of C. K. Sprengel’s term "dichogamy". Dichogamous plants are functionally monoecious; Primula is functionally dioecious.

Reports Hermann Crüger’s observations of Cattleya and of bees pollinating Catasetum. Crüger will observe Melastomataceae.

Has built a hothouse.

Fears Amsinckia cannot be dimorphic.

Ill health slows his work on Variation.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  20 Mar [1863]
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (58)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4053

Matches: 16 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Gray, Asa
  • … To Asa Gray   20 March [1863] …
  • … Herbarium of Harvard University (58) Charles Robert Darwin Down 20 Mar [1863] Asa Gray
  • … between this letter and the letter from Asa Gray, 13 April 1863 . Gray’s letter has not …
  • … 1966 , p.  41). See also letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] . Campanula perfoliata (also …
  • … Correspondence vol.  9, letter from Asa Gray, 11 October 1861 , and Correspondence vol.   …
  • … 10, letters to Asa Gray, 10–20 June [1862] and 26[– …
  • … 7] November [1862] , and letters from Asa Gray, 18–19 August 1862 and 29 December 1862 ). …
  • … 193). C.  Lyell 1863a; see letter from Asa Gray, 20 April 1863 . See letters to Charles …
  • … See Correspondence vol.  10, letter from Asa Gray, 29 December 1862 . The reference is to …
  • … see Correspondence vol.  9, letter from Asa Gray, 9 November 1861 , and letter to J.  D.   …
  • … on the species (see Correspondence vol.  10, letter to Asa Gray, 15 March [1862] , and …
  • … this volume, letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] ). He recorded his observations on these …
  • … experiments (see Correspondence vol.  10, letter from Asa Gray, 9 December 1862 , and …
  • … this volume, letter to Asa Gray, 2 January [1863] ). CD deferred his experiments until …
  • … flower abundantly in 1863 (see letters to Asa Gray, 31 May [1863] and 26 June [1863] , and …

From Asa Gray   19 June 1874

Summary

Writes of his article in Nature. Corrects some errors that have appeared in the published version.

Author:  Asa Gray
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  19 June 1874
Classmark:  DAR 165: 186
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9501

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  • … DAR 165: 186 Asa Gray Botanic Garden, Cambridge, Mass. 19 June 1874 Charles Robert Darwin …
  • … has not been found. See letter to Asa Gray, 5 June [1874] . Gray had made the same point …
  • … See letters to Asa Gray, 3 June [1874] and 5 June [1874] ; CD had seen both an advance …
  • … deal insisted. Yours affectionately | Asa Gray *My point (which is blunted ) was to show …
  • … Orchids,” p.  340. (See also letter to Asa Gray, 30 June [1874] ). Gray referred to Robert …
  • … both corrections to Nature (see letter to Asa Gray, 30 June [1874] ), and a version was …

To Asa Gray   7 December 1870

Summary

Believes AG’s cases of incipient dimorphism are due to mere variability. Has found examples in Nolana and Amsinckia; believes such variation is the basis for the development of dimorphism. Was unaware of variations in Phlox.

Sensitivity of Drosera and Dionaea.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  7 Dec 1870
Classmark:  Gray Herbarium of Harvard University (90)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7388

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  • … See letter from Asa Gray, 21 November 1870 . CD was correcting the proof-sheets of …
  • … See Correspondence vol.  11, letter to Asa Gray, 20 March [1863] and n.  19; CD refers to …
  • … Correspondence vol.  17, letters from Asa Gray, 20 October 1869  and 26 and 29 October [ …

DCP-LETT-4991

Summary

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

Author:  D. Appleton & Co
Addressee:  Asa Gray
Date:  
Classmark:  DAR 159: 80
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4991

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