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Diplomas presented to Charles Darwin, 1857 - 1881

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS DAR 229

Scope and Contents

This class comprises certificates, awards and diplomas presented to Charles Darwin during his lifetime. The correspondence relating to the presentation of these diplomas is listed separately under DAR 230.


  • Creation: 1857 - 1881


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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.


58 item(s) (58 items housed in an oversize folder and an oversize box )

Language of Materials



Arranged in chronological order. Note that DAR 229:74 and DAR 230:74 comprise a single piece of paper which has intellectually been listed as two separate items, 229:74 for the recto and 230:74 for verso.

Repository Details

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