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

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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

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From L. C. Harrison   [1 July 1874]

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Sends further details on Pinguicula reference.

Author:  Lucy Caroline Wedgwood; Lucy Caroline Harrison
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [1 July 1874]
Classmark:  DAR 58.1: 138v
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9528

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  • … DAR 58.1: 138v Lucy Caroline Wedgwood/Lucy Caroline Harrison unstated [1 July 1874] …

From L. C. Harrison   [22 August 1874]

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Sends specimens of Pinguicula with insects adhering. [See Insectivorous plants, p. 369.]

Author:  Lucy Caroline Wedgwood; Lucy Caroline Harrison
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  [22 Aug 1874]
Classmark:  DAR 58.1: 81–2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9606

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  • … DAR 58.1: 81–2 Lucy Caroline Wedgwood/Lucy Caroline Harrison Letterkenny [22 Aug 1874] …

To W. D. Fox   11 May [1874]

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Has just finished new editions of Descent

and Coral reefs.

Is working on a book almost wholly on Drosera; thinks he has made some discoveries.

Will never have strength and life to complete more of the series of books related to Origin.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  William Darwin Fox
Date:  11 May [1874]
Classmark:  Christ’s College Library, Cambridge (MS 53 Fox 153)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9454

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  • … Caroline’s daughter Lucy Caroline Wedgwood married Matthew James Harrison in 1874 ( …
  • … 11. CD refers to his father Robert Waring Darwin and his sister, Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. …
  • … Freeman 1978 ). Caroline’s husband was Josiah Wedgwood III; Katherine Elizabeth Sophy …

From W. D. Fox   22 June [1874]

Summary

Will try to get certain insectivorous plants for CD, especially Utricularia. Is glad to hear he has taken up Drosera.

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  22 June [1874]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 198, 198/2
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9507

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  • … RG10/192/61/29)). Robert Waring Darwin; Caroline Sarah Wedgwood; Susan Elizabeth Darwin. …

From W. D. Fox   8 May [1874]

Summary

Has left Delamere and settled on the Isle of Wight.

Author:  William Darwin Fox
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  8 May [1874]
Classmark:  DAR 164: 197
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9446

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  • … names. Fox refers to CD’s sister, Caroline Sarah Wedgwood. Fox was rector at Delamere, …

To G. H. Darwin   5 November [1874]

Summary

Mainly family news.

Eager to read GHD’s political economy MS "though Heaven knows whether I shall understand it".

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  George Howard Darwin
Date:  5 Nov [1874]
Classmark:  DAR 210.1: 37
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-9712

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  • … mentioned that Lucy Caroline Harrison (a daughter of Josiah Wedgwood III) and her husband …
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