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Reference numberMS/928/2/45
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Horace Darwin, The Orchard, Huntington Road, Cambridge, to Charles Vernon Boys
Date8 May 1890
DescriptionThe circuit is unlike anything they have seen before and Darwin invites Boys to visit to in order to haggle over terms for supply. Darwin claims that Boys will find him 'a feebler kind of idiot than usual'.

With calculations and sketches verso.
Extent2p
FormatTypescript
Physical descriptionOn paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7966Darwin; Sir; Horace (1851 - 1928)1851 - 1928
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