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To H. A. Huxley   28 July 1875

Summary

Asks HAH to keep Francis Darwin’s nomination paper [for Linnean Society] for Huxley to sign on return. FD appends personal note.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Henrietta Anne Huxley
Date:  28 July 1875
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology Archives (Huxley 5: 318)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10098

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, H. A. …
  • … To H. A. Huxley   28 July 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   30 October 1875

Summary

Encloses an invitation to give evidence to Vivisection Commission. Satisfied with way things were going, but E. E. Klein’s evidence that he is utterly indifferent to pain of animals has done great mischief.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  30 Oct 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 351, DAR 166: 343
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10234

Matches: 6 hits

  • … with regard to the time of your coming Ever | Yours very faithfully | T H Huxley
  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   30 October 1875 …
  • … with the whole business Ever | Yours | T H Huxley Of course keep the little article on …
  • … of Insectivorous plants (see letter to T.  H.  Huxley, 23 October [1875] ). See letter to …
  • … on vivisection , pp. v–vi). See letter to T.  H.  Huxley, 23 October [1875] and n. 2. The …

From T. H. Huxley   [4 April 1875]

Summary

Sends his thoughts on [vivisection] petition. Thinks they might make petition more talked about. Leaves it to J. Paget, Burdon Sanderson, and CD to deal with.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [4 Apr 1875]
Classmark:  DAR 166: 337
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9875

Matches: 4 hits

  • … form a basis for a petition such as we talked about Ever | Yours faithfully | T H Huxley
  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   [4 April 1875] …
  • … to the House of Commons (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 ). Huxley’s enclosure …

From T. H. Huxley   18 January 1875

Summary

Agrees with CD on vivisection. Will communicate with Burdon Sanderson and see what can be done.

Mivart’s wriggle.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  18 Jan 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 338
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9823

Matches: 3 hits

  • … night & I was glad to hear good news of all at Down Ever | Yours very faithy | T H Huxley
  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   18 January 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   19 May 1875

Summary

Lyon Playfair’s bill [on vivisection] is unacceptable to all teachers of physiology. It prohibits dissections for demonstrations to students. He will have to repudiate it. Asks CD’s advice.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  19 May 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 340
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9985

Matches: 3 hits

  • … M rs Darwin | Ever Yours faithfully | T H Huxley 5.2 The Professors … done— 5.4] quotation …
  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   19 May 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   22 January 1875

Summary

Writes on behalf of Royal Society Polar Committee for suggestions concerning instructions to naturalists on new expedition.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 Jan 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 342
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9827

Matches: 3 hits

  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … by March 15 th — Ever | Yours very faithy | T H Huxley Top of letter : ‘Hot Spring’ pencil …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   22 January 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   21 April 1875

Summary

Lord Cardwell thinks it unlikely that Parliament will take any action on a vivisection bill this session. Playfair should be consulted.

E. F. W. Pflüger’s important memoir on how carbonic acid is produced by living matter and his speculation about origin of living matter [see 9931].

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  21 Apr 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 339
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9942

Matches: 3 hits

  • … careful study Ever | Yours faithy | T H Huxley 3.2 it would] ‘be a good thing to take him …
  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   21 April 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   5 June 1875

Summary

Playfair "disgusted at our pronunciamentos against the Bill". Burdon Sanderson and William Sharpey agreed to it. THH feels he must serve on Vivisection Commission.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  5 June 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 341
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10010

Matches: 3 hits

  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … October With kindest regards to Mrs Darwin | Ever | Yours very faithfully | T H Huxley
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   5 June 1875 …

From T. H. Huxley   2 November 1875

Summary

Arrangements for CD’s appearance before Vivisection Commission.

Author:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  2 Nov 1875
Classmark:  DAR 166: 344
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10236

Matches: 4 hits

  • Huxley, T. H. Darwin, C. R. …
  • … From T.  H.  Huxley   2 November 1875 …
  • … Commission on vivisection (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 1 November [1875] ). The secretary …
  • … highest chair that was to be got for you! Ever | Yours very faithfully | T.  H.  Huxley

To T. H. Huxley   1 November [1875]

Summary

Astonished and disgusted at Klein’s evidence. No doubt there will be severe and vicious legislation against physiology. Will give evidence before Commission.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  1 Nov [1875]
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology Archives (Huxley 5: 322)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10235

Matches: 5 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   1 November [1875] …
  • … Royal Commission (see letter from T. H. Huxley, 30 October 1875 ). Six Queen Anne Street …
  • … this letter and the letter from T. H. Huxley, 30 October 1875 . Huxley had heard that …
  • … on vivisection (see letter from T. H. Huxley, 30 October 1875 ). Klein had assisted CD in …

To T. H. Huxley   12 November [1875]

Summary

Thanks for Elementary biology [1875]. Wishes he had had a course like it.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  12 Nov [1875]
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology Archives (Huxley 5: 324)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10256

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   12 November [1875] …
  • … is established by the reference to T. H. Huxley and Martin 1875 (see n. 2, below). A copy …
  • … biology is in the Darwin Library–CUL (T. H. Huxley and Martin 1875). Each chapter of the …

To T. H. Huxley   10 December [1875]

Summary

Is coming to London. Will call on THH.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  10 Dec [1875]
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology Archives (Huxley 5: 325)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10292

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   10 December [1875] …

To T. H. Huxley   [after 12 January 1875]

Summary

CD has written to Mivart to say that he will never hold any communication with him in future.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  [after 12 Jan 1875]
Classmark:  DAR 145: 276
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9813

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   [after 12 January 1875] …

To T. H. Huxley   6 January 1875

Summary

Thanks THH for his article in the Academy and his defence of CD and G. H. Darwin against Mivart. Still thinks he should write plainly to Mivart.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  6 Jan 1875
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine Archives (Huxley 5: 313)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9804

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   6 January 1875 …
  • … Correspondence vol.  22, letter from T.  H.  Huxley, 23 December 1874 ). See also ibid. , …

To T. H. Huxley   23 October [1875]

Summary

Thanks for THH’s essay on species [article for an American encyclopedia].

Will probably never again write on large and general subjects; will keep to easier specific ones such as insectivorous and climbing plants.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  23 Oct [1875]
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Medicine and Technology Archives (Huxley 5: 320)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10214

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   23 October [1875] …
  • … this letter and the letter from T.  H.  Huxley, 30 October 1875 . Huxley’s essay has not …

To T. H. Huxley   21 May 1875

Summary

CD believes Playfair’s bill would not restrict demonstrations under anaesthetic.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  21 May 1875
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine Archives (Huxley 5: 316)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9986

Matches: 3 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   21 May 1875 …
  • … See letter from T. H. Huxley, 19 May 1875 . A bill to regulate vivisection had been drawn …

To T. H. Huxley   27 January [1875]

Summary

Sends suggestions for observations on glacial phenomena that might be made on the [Polar] expedition [of H. M. S. Alert and Discovery, 1875–6].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  27 Jan [1875]
Classmark:  DAR 92: A48–53
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9831

Matches: 4 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   27 January [1875] …
  • … this letter and the letter from T.  H.  Huxley, 22 January 1875 . Huxley had asked CD for …
  • … polar expedition ( letter from T.  H.  Huxley, 22 January 1875 ). The part on glacial …

To T. H. Huxley   14 January 1875

Summary

Is alarmed by the petitions against vivisection that are being circulated. Believes there is scope for reasonable legislation and would like to see eminent physiologists prepare a petition so that the science could be protected and animals saved from needless suffering.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  14 Jan 1875
Classmark:  DAR 97: C37–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9817

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Darwin, C. R. Huxley, T. H. …
  • … To T.  H.  Huxley   14 January 1875 …

To Thomas Carlyle   4 December 1875

Summary

A letter of congratulation to Thomas Carlyle on his 80th birthday signed by CD and 118 others; to accompany the gift of a commemorative medal.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Carlyle
Date:  4 Dec 1875
Classmark:  National Trust (Carlyle’s House)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10288G

Matches: 1 hit

  • … Darwin George Eliot Jos D. Hooker Thoms H Huxley G H Lewes John Lubbock Harriet Martineau …

To F. P. Cobbe   [14 January 1875]

Summary

Explains why he cannot sign Miss Cobbe’s anti-vivisection petition.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Frances Power Cobbe
Date:  [14 Jan 1875]
Classmark:  Hull University Archives, Hull History Centre (British Union for Anti-Vivisection archives: U DBV/25/1)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9814F

Matches: 5 hits

  • … be from one of Cobbe’s pamphlets (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 and n. 5. …
  • … between this letter, the letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 , and the letter from …
  • … of vivisection (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 and n. 5). A committee was …
  • … Advancement of Science (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 and n. 6). Cobbe had …
  • … copy of the memorial (see letter to T. H. Huxley, 14 January 1875 and n. 1). CD and Emma …
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