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From L. C. Harrison to Emma Darwin   [before 1 July 1874]

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Summary

Sends reference on Pinguicula [for CD].

Author:  Lucy Caroline Wedgwood; Lucy Caroline Harrison
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [before 1 July 1874]
Classmark:  DAR 58.1: 138
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9525

Matches: 2 hits

From L. C. or Margaret Susan Wedgwood to [Emma Darwin?]   [May 1865]

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Sends some figures on long- and short-styled primroses for "Uncle Ch".

Author:  Lucy Caroline Wedgwood; Lucy Caroline Harrison; Margaret Susan Wedgwood; Margaret Susan Vaughan Williams
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [May 1865]
Classmark:  DAR 108: 74
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4823

Matches: 4 hits

  • … DAR 108: 74 Lucy Caroline Wedgwood/ …
  • … Lucy Caroline Harrison Margaret Susan Wedgwood/Margaret Susan Vaughan Williams Leith Hill …
  • … brother-in-law, and father of Lucy Caroline and Margaret Susan Wedgwood ( Freeman 1978 ). …
  • … the hand of either Lucy Caroline or Margaret Susan Wedgwood, CD’s nieces, who, along with …

From E. A. Darwin to Emma Darwin   [before 19 November 1867]

Summary

Caroline says Jos [Wedgwood III] is "much pulled down".

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [before 19 Nov 1867]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B121
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5334

Matches: 2 hits

  • Caroline says Jos [Wedgwood III] is "much pulled down". …
  • … DAR 242)). Josiah Wedgwood III. Caroline Sarah Wedgwood was Josiah Wedgwood’s wife and CD …

To Emma Darwin   [25 June 1846]

Summary

CD has been stomachy and sick, but not very uncomfortable.

Working on proofs [of South America] and cannot keep printer supplied with manuscript.

His thoughts of her, and news of the children who are at Down with him.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [25 June 1846]
Classmark:  DAR 210.8: 25
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-981

Matches: 1 hit

  • … The letter was presumably sent on to Caroline Wedgwood, CD’s sister, who had married Emma’ …

From E. A. Darwin to Emma Darwin   1 September [1875?]

Summary

Reports on health [of unidentified woman].

EAD will not think of coming to Down until their return.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  1 Sept [1875?]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B126
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-10146

Matches: 1 hit

  • … the letter. The invalid may have been Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, CD’s sister. In a letter to …

To Emma Darwin   [19 April 1851]

Summary

Detailed account of progress of Anne’s illness.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [19 Apr 1851]
Classmark:  DAR 210.13: 11
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1402

Matches: 1 hit

  • … Dorking, Surrey, was the home of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III. Henrietta Darwin and …

From William Erasmus Darwin to Emma Darwin   28 February [1868]

Summary

Crying in babies.

Author:  William Erasmus Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  28 Feb [1868]
Classmark:  DAR 162: 86
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5952

Matches: 1 hit

  • … III, Emma Darwin’s brother, and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, CD’s sister ( Freeman 1978 ). …

To Emma Darwin   [20–1 May 1848]

Summary

Reports on his father’s health, and Catherine’s. CD, himself, has been a little sick.

Hensleigh [Wedgwood] thinks he has settled the free-will question – "we have none whatsoever".

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [20–1 May 1848]
Classmark:  DAR 210.8: 27
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1176

Matches: 1 hit

  • … Sophy, six-year-old daughter of Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III and CD’s niece. Josiah …

To Emma Darwin   [25 May 1848]

Summary

Anxiety about R. W. Darwin’s health.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [25 May 1848]
Classmark:  DAR 210.8: 30
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1179

Matches: 1 hit

  • Wedgwood. CD used the word ‘nigger’ playfully to suggest that the status of a husband was that of a slave ( Correspondence vol.  1, letter to Caroline

To Emma Darwin   [12–24 October 1843]

Summary

News of the Shrewsbury family. He cannot get his father to sympathise with the numbness in his finger ends or his fears of "ruin and extravagance".

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [12–24 Oct 1843]
Classmark:  DAR 210.8: 21
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-704

Matches: 1 hit

  • Wedgwood family. — She also showed me a letter from Aunt Bessy which came with crockery & M.  de Sevigne could not, I should think, have written more prettily on such an occasion. — My letter will consist of odds & ends— I have not seen Baby, but Caroline

From H. E. Darwin to Emma Darwin   [March 1871]

Summary

Possible quotations about shame for CD.

Author:  Henrietta Emma Darwin; Henrietta Emma Litchfield
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin
Date:  [Mar 1871]
Classmark:  Cornford Family Papers (DAR 275: 22)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7605G

Matches: 1 hit

  • Caroline Langton. Henrietta visited the Langtons in Bournemouth in early March, staying most of the month (this volume, Supplement, letter from H. E. Darwin, 21 March [1871] and Correspondence vol.  19, Appendix VI). George Gordon Noel Byron, sixth Baron Byron. George Howard Darwin. Laurence Wedgwood

From Emily Catherine Langton to Emma and Charles Darwin   [6 and 7? January 1866]

Summary

CL is aware that she is dying and so says her farewells.

Author:  Emily Caroline (Lena) Langton
Addressee:  Emma Wedgwood; Emma Darwin; Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [6 and 7? Jan 1866]
Classmark:  V&A / Wedgwood Collection (MS W/M 202)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4968

Matches: 1 hit

  • … V&A / Wedgwood Collection (MS W/M 202) Emily Caroline (Lena) Langton unstated [6 and 7? …
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