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To D. F. Nevill   12 September [1874]

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CD has never before seen the Utricularia DN has sent. Hooker had told him about it. Asks that her gardener observe young Utricularia: CD is interested in internal structure of little balls on bladders.

Sends photograph.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Dorothy Fanny Walpole; Dorothy Fanny Nevill
Date:  12 Sept [1874]
Classmark:  Cleveland Health Sciences Library (Robert M. Stecher collection)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9634

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  • Hooker visited Down on 26 September 1874 ( letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 23 September 1874 ). CD’s gardener was Henry Lettington . Nevill’s head gardener was James Vair . Nevill had requested a carte de visite of CD in her letter of [11

To J. D. Hooker   26 November [1874]

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Quite agrees with JDH on inadvisability of Huxley’s taking on the Edinburgh lectures.

Is awaiting JDH’s memorial to the Board [of Works?] on his burdensome duties.

Glad to hear JDH finds ease in his work.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  26 Nov [1874]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 345–6
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9734

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  • … New York Times , 11 November 1874, pp.  1–2). See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 25 November  …

To J. D. Hooker   18 September [1874]

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Describes his observations on Utricularia montana.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  18 Sept [1874]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 336–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9645

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  • 11 September 1874] . Utricularia montana was the first epiphytic bladderwort that CD was able to observe. Utricularia montana is a synonym of U.  alpina. Hooker visited Down on 26 September 1874 (see letter from J.  D.   …

To J. D. Hooker   9 October 1874

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Asks JDH for leaves of Byblis and Roridula to examine, and D. Oliver for an anomalous species of Utricularia.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  9 Oct 1874
Classmark:  DAR 95: 341a
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9670

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  • J.   D.  Hooker, 8 September [1874] . CD referred to epiphytic and marsh species of Utricularia in Insectivorous plants , p.  409. Dorothy Fanny Nevill sent CD a plant of Utricularia montana (see letters from D.  F.  Nevill, 8 [September 1874] and [11  …
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