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Letters from Joseph Dalton Hooker, 1843-1862

 Class
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 100

Scope and Contents

Letters from Joseph Hooker to Charles Darwin, with some of Hooker's notes included. This volume covers the start of the Hooker-Darwin correspondence when in 1843 Hooker, who had returned from an expedition to the Antarctic with James Clark Ross, was approached about working on Darwin's collection of plants from the Beagle voyage.

Dates

  • 1843-1862

Conditions Governing Access

Some material in the Darwin archive is not available because it is unfit for production and access to some very fragile material may only be possible with support from specialist conservation staff. Please see descriptions for further details.

Extent

1 volume(s)

Language of Materials

English

Date information

1843-1862

Finding aid date

2011-07-09 10:33:57+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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