Letters to Charles Darwin from family members, concerning the Beagle and concerning his engagement and marriage to Emma Wedgwood, 1822 - 1840
Scope and Contents
This class comprises letters to Charles Darwin from, among others: Erasmus Darwin; his sisters; Fanny and Sarah Owen; Emma Wedgwood. Also includes letters relating to Darwin's time at Cambridge, 1828-31, the Beagle voyage and engagement to Emma, 1838-9.
- 1822 - 1840
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- From the Fonds: Darwin, Charles Robert, 1809-1882 (naturalist) (Person)
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