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From Lucy Caroline Wedgwood   [April–May 1865?]



Observations for CD on oxlips, which she finds never grow near cowslips or primroses.

Author:  Lucy Caroline Wedgwood; Lucy Caroline Harrison
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [Apr–May 1865?]
Classmark:  DAR 108: 171–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4370

Matches: 2 hits

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



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 …

To J. D. Hooker   15 [February 1865]



Hildebrand has sent copy of his paper on Pulmonaria in Botanische Zeitung.

How much should CD contribute to Falconer’s bust?

Oswald Heer on alpine and Arctic floras.

A. R. Wallace on geographical distribution in Malay Archipelago.

Lyell’s new edition of Elements. Wishes someone would do a book like it on botany.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Joseph Dalton Hooker
Date:  15 [Feb 1865]
Classmark:  DAR 115: 261
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4772

Matches: 2 hits

  • … Sophy, Margaret Susan, and Lucy Caroline Wedgwood visited, and Horace Darwin, who had been …
  • … was the family nickname for Caroline and Josiah Wedgwood III’s daughters, with whom Edmund …

From E. A. Darwin   24 August [1865]


Sends an allotment of shares which he presumes are Emma’s.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  24 Aug [1865]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B36
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-4885

Matches: 1 hit

  • … Darwin refers to Josiah Wedgwood III, to his wife, Caroline Sarah, who was CD’s sister, …