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To W. E. Darwin   [9 December 1858]


Approves of WED’s moving into CD’s old rooms [at Christ’s College]. Gives fatherly advice on Cambridge’s temptation to idleness. Christmas plans.

Health poor of late.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  [9 Dec 1858]
Classmark:  DAR 92: A18, A25–8
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2379

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  • … Erasmus Alvey Darwin; and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood, Josiah Wedgwood III, and their …

To W. E. Darwin   15 [October 1858]


Writes to WED about his living arrangements at Christ’s College; reminisces about his own Cambridge days.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Erasmus Darwin
Date:  15 [Oct 1858]
Classmark:  Provenance unknown
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2341

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  • … from Leith Hill Place, the home of Caroline Sarah Wedgwood and Josiah Wedgwood III, on 20  …

To J. D. Hooker   15 January [1858]



CD has never doubted probability of Bering Strait land connection.

Family illness.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  15 Jan [1858]
Classmark:  DAR 114: 221
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-2203

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  • … Emma Darwin’s brother Josiah Wedgwood III and his wife Caroline, CD’s sister, arrived with …
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