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From J. D. Hooker   11 April 1876

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Lists the 14 men elected to be F.R.S. Garrod defeated McLachlan.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  11 Apr 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 55
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10446

Matches: 5 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … George’s 2 d .  wife is dying. Ever aff yr | J D Hooker PS.  to FRS We have selected Abney …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   11 April 1876 …
  • … 3. Harriet Anne Hooker; see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 and n. 4. Brian …
  • … of the Royal Society of London; see letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 9 April [1876] and n. …

From J. D. Hooker   4 July 1876

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JDH hopes Thiselton-Dyer does not discourage Frank’s investigation of insectivorous plants.

Preparing new editions of botany text-books.

His marriage is set for August.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  4 July 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 59
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10556

Matches: 4 hits

  • … responsibility so deeply that such letters are most comforting. Ever yrs aff | J D Hooker
  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   4 July 1876 …
  • … Harriet Anne Hooker was Hooker’s daughter. See letter to J. D. Hooker, 21 June [1876] . …

From J. D. Hooker   13 October 1876

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JDH back from his honeymoon.

Finds he has gout, as his father and grandfather had.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  13 Oct 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 66–7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10642

Matches: 7 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   13 October 1876 …
  • … father-in-law, William Samuel Symonds ( letter from J. D. Hooker, [24 September 1876] ). …
  • … 1876 ). Hooker had been travelling in Scotland with his wife Hyacinth (see letter to J. D. …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 13, letter to J. D. Hooker, 7 January [1865] and n. 16). Eczema …
  • … Correspondence vol. 10, letter from J. D. Hooker, 2 July 1862 , and Correspondence vol. …
  • … 13, letter from J. D. Hooker, [8–18 January 1865] . Hooker’s father was William Jackson …

To J. D. Hooker   22 June [1876]

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Returns Mrs Lyell’s versions of Lyell memorial inscription. Disapproves of religious tone.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  22 June [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 413–14
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10543

Matches: 6 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   22 June [1876] …
  • Hooker, 20 June 1876 , and letter to J. D. Hooker, 21 June [1876] ). C. …
  • … in Westminster Abbey; Hooker had asked for CD’s views on them (see letter from J. D. …
  • … between this letter and the letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 . The enclosures are …
  • … Lyell 1830–3 . See letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 and n. 2. This quotation from C. …

To J. D. Hooker   9 April [1876]

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McLachlan has as strong a claim to be F.R.S. as any entomologist, but Garrod’s work is of higher quality.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  9 Apr [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 404–5
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10445

Matches: 6 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   9 April [1876] …
  • … of the Royal Society; see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 and n. 3. He had failed …
  • … the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 . Letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 . …
  • … Henry Garrod’s first nomination; see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 and n. …
  • … 2. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 8 April 1876 . Harriet Anne Hooker was Hooker’s …

From J. D. Hooker   14 November 1876

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JDH prepares Anniversary Address to the Royal Society [Proc. R. Soc. Lond. (1876): 339–62].

Return of Challenger.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  14 Nov 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 69–70
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10671

Matches: 4 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … over head & ears in work, & in despair altogether How is Frank? Ever yr affec | J D Hooker
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   14 November 1876 …
  • … See also letter to J. D. Hooker, 25 April [1876] , and letter from J. D. Hooker, 26 April …

From J. D. Hooker   28 January 1876

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Asks CD to come up to vote for Lankester.

Severely critical of R. L. Tait’s paper on Nepenthes communicated to the Royal Society.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  28 Jan 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 51–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10371

Matches: 5 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … returning on Tuesday. Ever affec yrs | J D Hooker Have you heard of Tyndalls engagement? …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   28 January 1876 …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 23, letters to J. D. Hooker, 15 October [1875] and 1 December [ …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 21, letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 October 1873 and n. 2, and this …

From J. D. Hooker   13 December 1876

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Complains at Albert Günther’s imputations against Charles Wyville Thomson [as a result of the dispute between Thomson and the British Museum, regarding the disposal of the specimens from the Challenger].

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  13 Dec 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 71–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10715

Matches: 6 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   13 December 1876 …
  • … 2007 , pp. 170–1. See letter to J. D. Hooker, 11 December 1876 and n. 3. The genus Suteria …
  • … see Forms of flowers , p. 117. See also letter to J. D. Hooker, 11 December 1876 and n. …
  • … 3. See letter from J. D. Hooker, 8 December 1876 and n. …
  • … 4, and letter to J. D. Hooker, 11 December 1876 and n. 5. Albert Günther, in a letter to …

To J. D. Hooker   17 September [1876]

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CD thanks JDH for his condolences. Amy’s baby will live with the Darwins.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  17 Sept [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 419–20
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10606

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   17 September [1876] …
  • … letter and the letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 13 September 1876 . See letter from J.  D.   …
  • Hooker, 13 September 1876 . See letter to J.  D.  Hooker, 11 September [1876] ; CD had …

From J. D. Hooker   [18 April 1876]

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JDH has heard from Asa Gray, who approves of the botany primer [Botany (1876)].

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [18 Apr 1876]
Classmark:  DAR 104: 49–50
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10282

Matches: 6 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   [18 April 1876] …
  • … between this letter and the letter to J. D. Hooker, 19 April [1876] . The seeds of …
  • … see Correspondence vol. 23, letter to J. D. Hooker, 1 December [1875] ). There were two …
  • … fell ill while she was staying at Down (see letter to J. D. Hooker, 19 April [1876] ). …
  • … one. For Hooker’s low opinion of Tait’s paper, see the letter from J. D. Hooker, 28 …

To J. D. Hooker   11 December 1876

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Plants received from JDH.

Requests he verify an identification by Fritz Müller.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  11 Dec 1876
Classmark:  DAR 95: 427–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10710

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   11 December 1876 …
  • … Forms of flowers ; see letter from J. D. Hooker, 8 December 1876 . Hooker had sent flowers …
  • … and Arnebia hispidissima ; see letter from J. D. Hooker, 8 December 1876 and n. 2. Fritz …
  • … December 1876 and n. 2. See letter from J. D. Hooker, 8 December 1876 and n. 4. Hooker had …

To J. D. Hooker   19 April [1876]

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Daughter Henrietta’s illness prevents a trip to London.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  19 Apr [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 406
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10457

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   19 April [1876] …
  • … Appendix II)). Hooker had sent teasel ( Dipsacus ) seeds; see letter from J. D. Hooker, [ …

To J. D. Hooker   15 December 1876

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JDH has sent a short-styled Forsythia from Kew. CD surmises that all Forsythia at Kew may be short-styled, hence he is curious to know whether they set seed.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  15 Dec 1876
Classmark:  DAR 95: 429
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10721

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   15 December 1876 …
  • … 117, CD wrote that they did not. See letter from J. D. Hooker, 13 December 1876 and n. 1. …
  • … See letter from J. D. Hooker, 13 December 1876 and n. 3. Gray’s observations were in …

To J. D. Hooker   29 January 1876

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Promises to vote for Lankester.

Acknowledges faults of R. L. Tait’s paper.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  29 Jan 1876
Classmark:  DAR 95: 403
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10374

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   29 January 1876 …
  • … at a meeting in December 1875. See letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 28 January 1876 and n. 1. …
  • … to Louisa Charlotte Hamilton; see letter from J.  D.  Hooker, 28 January 1876 and n. …
  • … 4. See letter from J.   D.  Hooker, 28 January 1876 and n. 2. CD had asked Hooker for …

From J. D. Hooker   13 September 1876

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JDH’s condolences at Amy Darwin’s death.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  13 Sept 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 60–1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10597

Matches: 3 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   13 September 1876 …
  • … fact, already written to Hooker with details of Amy’s death ( letter to J. D. Hooker, 11 …

To J. D. Hooker   21 June [1876]

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CD and family suggest inscriptions for Lyell memorial at Westminster Abbey.

CD communicating H. Airy’s paper on phyllotaxis to the Royal Society.

Frank observes pod-like emanations from glands of insectivorous plant ingesting solid insect particles [see 10520].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  21 June [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 408–12
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10542

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   21 June [1876] …
  • … the letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 . See letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 . …
  • … Lyell 1830–3 . See letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 and n. 2. The inscription used …
  • … 1877b). Mrs Lyell: Katherine Murray Lyell. See letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 June 1876 . C. …

From J. D. Hooker   18 December 1876

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Notes variation in style and stamen length in Forsythia.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 Dec 1876
Classmark:  DAR 110: B78a
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10727

Matches: 3 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   18 December 1876 …
  • … See letter to J. D. Hooker, 15 December 1876 and n. 1. CD reported that the short-styled …

From J. D. Hooker   26 April 1876

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Forwards copies of CD’s geology books.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  26 Apr 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 56
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10476

Matches: 4 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   26 April 1876 …
  • … to translate into German; see letter to J. D. Hooker, 25 April [1876] and n. 2. ‘Work your …
  • … the Darwins’ visit to London; see letter to J. D. Hooker, 19 April [1876] and n. 2. In his …

To J. D. Hooker   25 October [1876]

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Asks JDH to find young imperfect flowers of Hoya. CD has observed seed set although there was no trace of anthers.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  25 Oct [1876]
Classmark:  DAR 95: 425–6
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10653

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Hooker, J. D. …
  • … To J.  D.  Hooker   25 October [1876] …
  • … between this letter and the letter from J. D. Hooker, 29 October 1876 . The tropical genus …

From J. D. Hooker   20 June 1876

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JDH’s suggested text for Lyell’s tablet in Westminster Abbey.

Vigner[?] separates digestive principle from Nepenthes, disproving R. L. Tait.

Author:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  20 June 1876
Classmark:  DAR 104: 57–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10540

Matches: 5 hits

  • Hooker, J. D. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From J.  D.  Hooker   20 June 1876 …
  • … Correspondence vol. 21, letter from J. D. Hooker, 20 October 1873 ). Lawson Tait had tried …
  • … but were sent later; see letters to J. D. Hooker, 21 June [1876] and 22 June [1876] . …
  • … Royal Society archives: letter from J. D. Hooker, 12 February 1876, MC/10/351). George …
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