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To Hugh Miller   29 March [1855]

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Requests HM’s article in the Witness [24 Feb 1855; see HM, "On the late severe frost", Proc. R. Phys. Soc. Edinburgh 1 (1854–8): 10–14], on the effects of frost on shells. CD expresses admiration for the two works by HM he has read.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Hugh Miller
Date:  29 Mar [1855]
Classmark:  National Trust for Scotland: Hugh Miller’s Cottage, Cromarty
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1657

To Arthur Henfrey   31 March [1855]

Summary

Thanks AH for seeking reference. If AH cannot find Godron [see 1648] it is hopeless. Thanks for reference to C. F. Hornschuch.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Arthur Henfrey
Date:  31 Mar [1855]
Classmark:  American Philosophical Society (Mss.B.D25.)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1658

To T. H. Huxley   31 March [1855]

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Thinks J. O. Westwood deserves Royal Society’s Gold Medal. Asks THH’s opinion of his nomination. Lyell deserves Copley Medal, but, since he has Royal Medal, it may be objectionable to propose him.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Thomas Henry Huxley
Date:  31 Mar [1855]
Classmark:  Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine Archives (Huxley 5: 29)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-1659
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