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To Horace Darwin   26 [July 1868]



Writes to express his pleasure at Leonard’s success [second in the Woolwich Academy entrance examination].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Horace Darwin
Date:  26 [July 1868]
Classmark:  DAR 185: 1
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6289

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  • … Place was the home of Josiah Wedgwood III and Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. CD probably refers …

To Maxwell Tylden Masters   21 March [1868]


Sends his niece’s [Lucy Wedgwood] observations on worms, vouches for her accuracy, and suggests the piece be inserted in Gardeners’ Chronicle [see "Worms", Gard. Chron. (1868): 324].

Adds his thanks for a "very kind review" of his book [Variation, Gard. Chron. (1868): 124].

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Maxwell Tylden Masters
Date:  21 Mar [1868]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-6032

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  • … on ‘Worms’ by ‘I.  W. ’ (Lucy Caroline Wedgwood) appeared in the Gardeners’ Chronicle , …

From E. A. Darwin   [September 1868 – August 1870]


Sends a bill he thinks is Caroline’s.

Tells CD of officers’ praise of Leonard.

Author:  Erasmus Alvey Darwin
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [Sept 1868 – Aug 1870]
Classmark:  DAR 105: B73
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7047

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  • … below). The reference is to Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. James Joseph Sylvester was professor …

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


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

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

From Edmund and Charles Langton to S. E. Wedgwood   [after 9 November 1868]


Some observations by EL on moths visiting flowers.

Author:  Edmund Langton; Charles Langton
Addressee:  Sarah Elizabeth (Elizabeth) Wedgwood
Date:  [after 9 Nov 1868]
Classmark:  DAR 82: A95
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-5756

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  • … Langton to S.  E.  Wedgwood, 9 November [1868] . Emily Caroline Langton. Charlotte Mildred …