Ref NoDWC/1/22/1
TitleLetter from Charles Darwin to Vernon Lushington
DescriptionLetter from Charles Darwin to Vernon Lushington. Lushington (1832-1912), was a positivist, Deputy Judge Advocate General, Second Secretary to the Admiralty, and associate of the Pre-Raphaelites. The letter thanks Lushington for some "official turtle soup" and discusses Darwin’s daughter Henrietta's marriage to Richard Buckley Litchfield, a close friend of Lushington's.
Date24 July 1871
Extent1 bf
Related MaterialThe envelope can be found at DWC/1/22/2.
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