Reference numberNLB/45/232
Alternative reference numberNLB/45 p140
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor Karl Pearson FRS
Date23 January 1912
Description'With further reference to your inquiries respecting portraits of Erasmus and Charles Darwin, we have here the following:-
Erasmus Darwin.
-Medallion, in Wedgwood.
-Engraving in stipple.
Charles Darwin.
-Large Photograph by Mrs Cameron, 1868.
-Etching by P Rajon, after W W Ouless.
-Photograph (small oval).
-Bronze Medallion by Allan Wyon.
-Plaster cast of the original model for the bronze Darwin Medallion in Westminster Abbey.
Samuel Galton.
-no portrait, no print.
Francis Galton.
-Photograph, Maull & Fox.'
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8002Pearson; Karl (1857 - 1936); statistician and eugenicist1857 - 1936
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