'Queries about expression': responses to questionnaires and related correspondence, and assorted notes and correspondence on other subjects, 1839-1881
Scope and Contents
This class comprises material related to a printed set of 17 'Queries about expression', annotated by Charles Darwin, with related correspondence. There are also printed abstracts and notes on geological and botanical subjects. DAR 186:43, the botanical notebook of William Erasmus Darwin, has been reclassified as DAR 186a.
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.
1 archive box(es)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
DAR 186: 52-53 were purchased at auction in 2001.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (naturalist) (Person)
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