Series 1B - Scientific and general correspondence: BAER - BUXTON


Date Rangec. 1845 - c. 1895
ProvenanceHuxley, Thomas Henry
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ArrangedAlphabetical by name of correspondent
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1  Scientific and general correspondence c. 1845 - c. 1895


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Letter to T H Huxley from BAER, Karl Ernst von, FMRS (1792-1876), [July 1860]
Sent from [St Petersburg], Russia

Thanks Huxley for gift of his valuable papers; sends his report on Shell-fisheries; his differences with Owen; highly pleased with Huxley's article on the Origin [Westminster Review, April 1860, cf Life and Letters of Charles Darwin ii, 329]; effect of Darwinism in Russia; messages to Busk, Murchison and Tyndall. [Not signed]
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.188
Date range July 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.188 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAER, Karl Ernst von, FMRS (1792-1876), 11-23 November 1867
Sent from Dorpat, Germany

Gratified to hear of award of Copley Medal; cannot attend personally to receive it; asks that it may be sent through the Embassy
In German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.109
Date range 11 November 1867 - 23 November 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.109 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAER, Karl Ernst von, FMRS (1792-1876), 23 December 1867 - 4 January 1868
Sent from Dorpat, Germany

Has received Copley Medal and is much gratified; suspects Huxley to be author of a complimentary reference to himself in Quarterly Review; has worked on Fisheries; sends list of English books he wishes to obtain
In German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.192
Date range 23 December 1867 - 4 January 1868
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.192 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BADGER, (Rev) William Collins (1819-1916), 5 February 1892
Sent from Bressingham, Norfolk

Sends his book on the Bible and Science. Is a Hebrew Scholar [The Hebrew Bible and Science, London, 1889]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.194
Date range 5 February 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.194 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAIKIE, William Balfour, MD (1825-1864), 30 August 1853
Sent from Haslar

Murchison has approved plan [for the Niger Expedition of 1854] and will bring it before Geological and Geographical Sections of the British Association and desires Huxley to submit it to the Natural History Section

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.196
Date range 30 August 1853
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.196 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAILEY, Henry, 3 January 1890
Sent from London

Acknowledges gift of The Crayfish

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.198
Date range 3 January 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.198 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAIN, Alexander (1810-1877), 26 June [1865]
Sent from London

Sends critique on John Grote's book [Exploratio Philosophica, 1865]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.199
Date range 26 June 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.199 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAIN, Alexander (1810-1877), 27 June [1865]
Sent from London

Omitted to put his initials to the article

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.201
Date range 27 June 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.201 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAIN, Alexander (1810-1877), 5 September 1875
Sent from Aberdeen, Scotland

Senate desire Huxley to retire from Rectorship of Aberdeen University a month earlier, as the date of election has been altered

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.202
Date range 5 September 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.202 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAKER, Nathaniel, Secretary of the Vivisection Commission, 26 June 1875
Sent from London

Preliminary meeting in Library of House of Lords

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.204
Date range 26 June 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.204 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAKER, Nathaniel, Secretary of the Vivisection Commission, [5 July 1875]

Notice of meeting

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.206
Date range 5 July 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.206 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALFOUR, Francis Maitland, FRS (1851-1882), 21 July 1880
Sent from Cambridge

Understands that Huxley will be consulted as to vacant professorship in Dublin and recommends Adam Sedgwick

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.207
Date range 21 July 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.207 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALFOUR, Francis Maitland, FRS (1851-1882), 28 October 1880
Sent from Cambridge

Thanks for specimens of Peripatus, of which he is studying the nervous system

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.209
Date range 28 October 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.209 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALFOUR, (Sir) Isaac Bayley, FRS (1853-1922), 13 July 1883
Sent from Glasgow, Scotland

Thanks for congratulations on his marriage. Congratulates Huxley on election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.210
Date range 13 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.210 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALFOUR, John Hutton, FRS (1808-1884), 17 September 1852
Sent from Jardine Hall

Particulars of the Aberdeen professorship and possible competitors

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.212
Date range 17 September 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.212 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALFOUR, John Hutton, FRS (1808-1884), 7 July 1883
Sent from Edinburgh, Scotland

Congratulates Huxley on election as President of the Royal Society. Unable to continue botanical lectures through ill-health

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.214
Date range 7 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.214 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALL, John, FRS (1818-1889), 29 October [1888]
Sent from London

Regrets Huxley's health prevents his attendance at the Philosophical Club. Has been to Tenerife and Sweden and hopes to go with Hooker to Japan

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.215
Date range 29 October 1888
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.215 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALL, William Platt, 24 October 1890
Sent from London

Sends his book [Effects of Use and Disuse, 1890] and makes many interesting observations on heredity, evolution, etc. [Huxley's long and appreciative reply, Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 267]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.217
Date range 24 October 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.217 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALL, William Platt, 31 October 1890
Sent from London

Acknowledgment of Huxley's letter

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.219
Date range 31 October 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.219 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALL, William Platt, 3 November 1890
Sent from London

Long commentary on Huxley's observations

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.220
Date range 3 November 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.220 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BALL, William Platt, 30 December 1890
Sent from London

Huxley's essays on General Booth and Gladstone; the Aryan question. The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley iv, 164; vii, 271; ix, 188]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.222
Date range 30 December 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.222 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to Leonard Huxley from BALL, William Platt, 30 December 1890, 24 November 1896
Sent from London

His correspondence with Huxley, and his contacts with Professor Poulton, Sir Francis Darwin and others
Letter written to Leonard Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.224
Date range 24 November 1896
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.224 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARBOZA DU BOCAGE, Jose Vicente (1823-1907), 26 December 1874
Sent from Lisbon, Portugal

Announces that Huxley has been unanimously elected as a Corresponding Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences, Lisbon

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.226
Date range 26 December 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.226 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARBOZA DU BOCAGE, Jose Vicente (1823-1907), 18 January 1875
Sent from Lisbon, Portugal

Can send as requested some specimens of B decadactylus but they are old spirit specimens, and he will endeavour to procure fresh ones

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.227
Date range 18 January 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.227 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARLOW, (Rev) John, FRS (1798-1869), Secretary of the Royal Institution, 24 April [1852]
Sent from London

Arrangements for Huxley's lecture [The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 146]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.229
Date range 24 April 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.229 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARLOW, (Rev) John, FRS (1798-1869), Secretary of the Royal Institution, 3 May 1852
Sent from London

Acknowledges manuscript of Animal Individuality

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.230
Date range 3 May 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.230 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARLOW, (Rev) John, FRS (1798-1869), Secretary of the Royal Institution, 22 May 1858
Sent from London

Asks for note of charges incurred by "the Great Service you rendered to the R.I. last night"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.231
Date range 22 May 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.231 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARRETT, Edwin, 23 October 1869
Sent from Cambridge

Cambridge YMCA Committee much gratified by Huxley's consent to lecture. [Lecture delivered 24 March 1870; The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 166]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.232
Date range 23 October 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.232 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARRON, Charles, 14 September 1857
Sent from Haslar

Is sending specimen of Melapterurus

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.234
Date range 14 September 1857
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.234 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARRON, Charles, 16 September 1857
Sent from Haslar

Directions for writing to Dr Baikie [then Naturalist to Niger Expedition]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.235
Date range 16 September 1857
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.235 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BARRON, N W, 12 May 1847
Sent from Haslar

A friendly letter to his former pupil giving news of Clarke, Richardson and others

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.236
Date range 12 May 1847
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.236 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BASTIAN, Henry Charlton, MD, FRS (1837-1915), 2 May 1870
Sent from London

Examination of specimens of Sphagnum with various reagents, suggesting spontaneous generation. [Endorsed by Huxley urging him not to publish until sure of his ground]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.238
Date range 2 May 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.238 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BASTIAN, Henry Charlton, MD, FRS (1837-1915), 12 May 1870
Sent from London

Further examination of his preparations and the spiral fibres

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.240
Date range 12 May 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.240 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BASTIAN, Henry Charlton, MD, FRS (1837-1915), 25 January 1877
Sent from London

Asks reason why Royal Society Committee of Papers directed his last paper "to be deposited in the Archives of the Society", and the name of the referee

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.242
Date range 25 January 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.242 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BASTIAN, Henry Charlton, MD, FRS (1837-1915), [26 January 1877]
Sent from London

Names of referees always treated as confidential. Offers to lay Bastian's letter before Council if desired
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.243
Date range 26 January 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.243 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BASTIAN, Henry Charlton, MD, FRS (1837-1915), 6 July 1883
Sent from London

Congratulates Huxley on election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.244
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.244 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BATE, Charles Spence, FRS (1819-1889), 14 July 1859
Sent from Plymouth

Structure of Crustacea

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.245
Date range 14 July 1859
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.245 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAUER, Dr Stephan (Born 1865), 19 October 1890
Sent from Vienna, Austria

Is sending his studies in the French economists and is glad to find his views on positivism confirmed by Huxley's

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.247
Date range 19 October 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.247 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAYNE, Peter (1830-1896), 21 February 1892
Sent from London

On the value of the Bible. Urges Huxley to write on its claims in modern life

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.248
Date range 21 February 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.248 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAYNE, Peter (1830-1896), 16 October 1894
Sent from London

Sends newscutting on the "School Board Compromise" on the Bible, and stigmatizes it as "hush-up" [Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 345]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.250
Date range 16 October 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.250 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BAYNE, Peter (1830-1896), 18 October 1894
Sent from London

Long and vigorous reply by Huxley explaining the Compromise of 1871 and his own attitude to it [Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 345-6]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.251
Date range 18 October 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.251 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BAYNE, Peter (1830-1896), 19 October 1894
Sent from London

A grateful acknowledgment. The influence of Evolution upon Biblical teaching

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.255
Date range 19 October 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.255 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BECHE, (Sir) Henry Thomas De la, FRS (1796-1855), 20 November 1852
Sent from London

[To Edward Forbes]. Thinks with Murchison that Forbes would be popular as President of the Geological Society. [He was elected President of the Geological Society in 1853]; funeral of Duke of Wellington

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.257
Date range 20 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.257 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BECHE, (Sir) Henry Thomas De la, FRS (1796-1855), 3 December 1852
Sent from London

[To Edward Forbes]. Discussion with Hooker on coal examinations; arrival of specimens from Belcher's expedition

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.259
Date range 3 December 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.259 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BECKER, Dr E, Secretary to HRH Princess Louise, 20 February 1875
Sent from Darmstadt, Germany

Princess Louise of Hesse would like to see the Science Primers translated into German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.261
Date range 20 February 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.261 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BECKER, Dr E, Secretary to HRH Princess Louise, [February 1875]
Sent from London

Has delayed replying until he could ascertain the views of the publishers; a German firm is already negotiating
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.262
Date range February 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.262 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BECKWITH, Edward Lonsdale (1831-1909), 25 March 1887
Sent from Chislehurst, Surrey

City and Guilds Institute. Sends Report and relies on Huxley's guidance

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.263
Date range 25 March 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.263 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BECKWITH, Edward Lonsdale (1831-1909), 29 May 1890
Sent from Chislehurst, Surrey

Regrets Huxley will not be President of the Marine Biological Association but Council desire him to be a Vice President

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.265
Date range 29 May 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.265 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BECKWITH, Edward Lonsdale (1831-1909), [30 May 1890]
Sent from London

Declines on the ground that a Vice President is on the Council and he cannot attend regularly
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.266
Date range 30 May 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.266 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BEDDOE, John, MD, FRS (1826-1911), 28 May 1869
Sent from London

Proposals for amalgamation [The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley, iii, 562]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 33.27
Date range 28 May 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 33.27 Box Number 33 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BEDDOE, John, MD, FRS (1826-1911), 29 May 1869
Sent from Clifton

Is in favour of the amalgamation of the Anthropological Society (of which he is President) with the Ethnological

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.267
Date range 29 May 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.267 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BEDDOE, John, MD, FRS (1826-1911), 4 June 1869
Sent from Clifton

Negotiations and difficulties of the proposed amalgamation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.268
Date range 4 June 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.268 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BEDDOE, John, MD, FRS (1826-1911), 10 June 1869
Sent from Clifton

Same subject as 00202. [cf The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley iii, 563]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.269
Date range 10 June 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.269 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BEESLEY, Edward Spencer (1831-1915), 8 February 1869
Sent from London

Thinks Huxley has dealt "a very hard and damaging blow" to the Positivists, amounting to "putting Comte on the Index Expurgatorius". Defends Positivism. [cf Lay Sermons, Chapter VIII]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 2.270
Date range 8 February 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 2.270 Box Number 2 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BEILBY, J Wood, 18 February 1884
Sent from Beechworth, Victoria, Australia

Sends his pamphlet Eureka to be laid before the Royal Society as a new interpretation of certain scientific phenomena. Describes himself as "an obscure colonist". Has sent 250 by post to various societies and scientific men and is hurt that his efforts have been ignored. [Eureka: an Elucidation of Mysteries in Nature, privately printed, 1883]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.272
Date range 18 February 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.272 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), 18 August [1851]
Sent from London

Has sent his paper [on Salpa and Pyrosoma, The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 38] to printer. Is sorry to hear Toronto in contemplation: "Would that we could find something good to tempt you to remain among us"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.274
Date range 18 August 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.274 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), 4 October [1851]
Sent from Selborne, Hampshire

Encloses testimonial but regrets "the loss I am thereby endeavouring to promote". Has consulted Sabine about it

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.275
Date range 4 October 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.275 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), 4 October 1851
Sent from London

Testimonial for Toronto [Testimonials of Thomas H Huxley, FRS, Candidate for the Chair of Natural History at the University of Toronto 2]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.277
Date range 4 October 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.277 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), [1852]
Sent from London

Recommends for acceptance by Committee of Papers of the Royal Society of Embleton and Hancock's paper on Doris

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.9
Date range 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.9 Box Number 30 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), 29 March 1865
Sent from Selborne, Hampshire

Asks Huxley's support for Dr Carter as candidate for Prosectorship of the Zoological Society. [Carter was unsuccessful: James Murie was appointed]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.279
Date range 29 March 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.279 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BELL, Thomas, FRS (1792-1880), nd
Sent from [London]

Suggests further diagrams for a paper or book by Huxley not specified

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.281
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.281 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Edouard van (1846-1910), 5 June 1872
Sent from Liege, Belgium

Thanks for information about nets and other collecting equipment for marine zoology. Is about to make a six months' exploring voyage and will visit England before starting
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.283
Date range 5 June 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.283 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Edouard van (1846-1910), 30 June 1872
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Acknowledges receipt of dredge-nets, letter and portrait
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.286
Date range 30 June 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.286 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Edouard van (1846-1910), 27 November 1877
Sent from Liege, Belgium

Thanks for gift of Huxley's Anatomy of Invertebrated Animals
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.287
Date range 27 November 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.287 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Edouard van (1846-1910), 22 April 1878
Sent from Liege, Belgium

Asks Huxley's help in the celebrations in honour of Professor Schwann [Theodor S 1810-1882] of which he is Secretary. Has sent circulars to principal British learned societies (list) and has sent some to Ray Lankester for distribution to the Universities
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.289
Date range 22 April 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.289 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Edouard van (1846-1910), 6 November 1881
Sent from Liege, Belgium

Asks Huxley to adjudicate on a difference of opinion between Beneden and Lankester on certain structures in the Platodes and is ready to admit himself wrong if Huxley thinks so
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.291
Date range 6 November 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.291 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN-SEQUARD, Charles Edward (1817-1894), 1 January 1884
Sent from Nice

His friend Paul Bert desires to produce an English edition of his school-book (of which 200,000 copies were sold in one year) and desires Huxley to write a foreword

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.113
Date range 1 January 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.113 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 16 September 1864
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Thanks for Huxley's papers and offers copies of his own. Has invited Flower to take part in his excavations which are yielding human bones and skulls and extends invitation to Huxley
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.293
Date range 16 September 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.293 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 1 January 1866
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Thanks for proofs and for completed copy of Report on Fisheries
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.294
Date range 1 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.294 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 26 May 1869
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Enquiries about cetacean bones from New Zealand. Thanks for civilities to him and his son when visiting London
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.296
Date range 26 May 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.296 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 10 April 1875
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Is very flattered by his election as Foreign Member of the Royal Society and attributes it to Huxley. Regrets ill-health prevents intended visit to England
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.297
Date range 10 April 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.297 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 1 April 1881
Sent from Louvain, Belgium

Description of metatarsal bones; on Iguanodon
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.298
Date range 1 April 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.298 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENEDEN, Pierre Joseph van, FMRS (1809-1894), 15 April 1887
Sent from Embourg [Belgium?]

Sends letter from a minister who has held an enquiry on the conditions of workmen and asks Huxley to supply the information asked for
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.300
Date range 15 April 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.300 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENTHAM, George, FRS (1800-1884), 25 October 1858
Sent from London

Sends draft memorandum on Museums for comment and criticism

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.302
Date range 25 October 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.302 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENTHAM, George, FRS (1800-1884), 16 July 1872
Sent from London

[To Spottiswoode]. Asks him to consult with Huxley on the Ayrton affair [cf Life and Letters of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker ii, 159-177]; desires to avoid a newspaper controversy

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.303
Date range 16 July 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.303 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BENTHAM, George, FRS (1800-1884), nd

Photograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.306
Formats Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier 10.306 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BERRY, Robert, LLD (1825-1903), 24 May 1887
Sent from Glasgow, Scotland

Enclosing letters from the Treasury concerning Huxley's expenses on the Scottish Universities Commission

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.105
Date range 24 May 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.105 Box Number 30 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BERRY, Robert, LLD (1825-1903), [May 1887]
Sent from [London]

Huxley's reply and explanation
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.107
Date range May 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.107 Box Number 30 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BESANT, (Mrs) Annie (1847-1933), 22 December 1883
Sent from St John's Wood, London

Is indignant at what she considers a literary fraud on Huxley by Dr E B Aveling

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.307
Date range 22 December 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.307 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BESANT, (Mrs) Annie (1847-1933), 24 December 1883
Sent from London

"I am used to abuse and prefer that it should take the form of stupidity". Huxley quite appreciates Mrs Besant's desire to dissociate herself from the affair
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.308
Date range 24 December 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.308 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BESANT, (Sir) Walter, FSA (1836-1901), 8 April 1889
Sent from London

Sends petition for Huxley's signature

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 10.309
Date range 8 April 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 10.309 Box Number 10 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BIDDELL, Sidney, 3 March 1892
Sent from London

Encloses cutting relating to a prosecution for cruelty to children, and urges Huxley to write on the question in the press

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.1
Date range 3 March 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.1 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BISHOP, John, FRS (1797-1873), 6 September 1852
Sent from London

Wants Huxley to join the Hunterian School, "a reputable set of fellows"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.3
Date range 6 September 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.3 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BISHOP, John, FRS (1797-1873), 15 January nd
Sent from London

Arrangements about a lecture by Huxley at the Russell Institution

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.4
Date range 15 January
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.4 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BITHELL, Richard, 20 September 1894
Sent from London

Desires Huxley's support for Charles Watts, Secular Education candidate for School Board Election

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.5
Date range 30 September 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.5 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BITHELL, Richard, 22 September 1894
Sent from Eastbourne

Declines to support Watts, whom he considers unsuitable
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.6
Date range 22 September 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.6 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACK, C, nd
Sent from the Royal School of Mines

Invitation to a dinner and request that Huxley will reply for the professors

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.8
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.8 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACK, John, 20 June 1870
Sent from Liverpool

Has sent Huxley a manuscript exposing spiritualist frauds. Long letter on same subject

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.9
Date range 20 June 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.9 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACKWELL, Elizabeth, 4 July [1892]
Sent from Hastings

Asks Huxley's opinion on the possibility of collecting reliable evidence as to continued conscious existence after death

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.11
Date range 4 July 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.11 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACKWELL, Elizabeth, 21 July 1892
Sent from Hastings

Thanks Huxley for his "serious reply". Encloses suggestions as to experiments

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.12
Date range 21 July 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.12 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACKWELL, Elizabeth, 5 September 1892
Sent from Hastings

Again thanks Huxley for reply. Hopes if she dies before him, Huxley will note the time of her death

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.14
Date range 5 September 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.14 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLACKIE, John Stuart (1809-1895), nd

Refers to a meeting at Oxford at which he gave Huxley a 'agion philayma' [in Greek]. Asks for his photograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.15
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.15 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BLAKE, Charles Carter, DSc, 2 May 1863
Sent from London

Sends his resignation to the Anthropological Society on account of its method of conducting the journal and "the coarse attack upon my friend Prof Rolleston". Returns diploma of Honorary Fellowship
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.17
Date range 2 May 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.17 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLAKE, Charles Carter, DSc, 4 May 1863
Sent from London

Will lay Huxley's resignation before Council. Sends extract from Presidential Address to justify the Society's procedure

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.19
Date range 4 May 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.19 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BLAKE, Charles Carter, DSc, 5 May 1863
Sent from London

Will make the address sent the basis of his present action if preferred, and declines to remain a member of the Society which has produced such a journal. [cf HUNT, J, Nos 5,6]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.20
Date range 5 May 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.20 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLANFORD, Henry Francis (1834-1893), 5 March 1889
Sent from Folkestone

Sends a paper by Dr Bowles on Sunburn and its physiological action on the skin

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.21
Date range 5 March 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.21 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BLUNT, Wilfrid Scawen (1840-1922), 20 July 1894
Sent from Crabbet Park, Sussex

The origin of the Arabian horse. Has read works of Pietrement, but cannot accept all the facts. Desires to talk to Huxley on the matter. [Huxley has indicated his willingness by a note on the letter. Blunt was a breeder of Arab horses]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.22
Date range 20 July 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.22 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BOEHM, (Sir) Joseph Edgar, 1st Baron, RA (1834-1890), 31 May 1881
Sent from the Home Office, London

Makes appointment for a sitting
Original letter, signed, by Huxley. This letter was presented by Dr J S Huxley through the Friends of the National Libraries

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.23
Date range 31 May 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.23 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BOEHM, (Sir) Joseph Edgar, 1st Baron, RA (1834-1890), 12 May 1882
Sent from Fulham, London

Presents a terra-cotta bust of Huxley
Letter written to Mrs Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.25
Date range 12 May 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.25 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOGUSLAVSKY, Leo, 1-12 September 1888
Sent from Riga, Latvia

Asks permission to translate the Science Primers into Russian

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.27
Date range 1 September 1888 - 12 September 1888
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.27 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOLTON, (Rev) Charles Nelson, MA (Born 1845), 22 February 1889
Sent from Cannock, Staffs

Comment on Huxley's article on Agnosticism. [Nineteenth Century Feb 1889; The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley v, 209]. [Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 227-8]. Huxley's reply endorsed

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.28
Date range 22 February 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.28 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BONHAM, John M, 14 March 1894
Sent from Eastbourne

Acknowledges gift of book [Secularism, its Progress and Morals, London, 1894]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.30
Date range 14 March 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.30 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONNEY, (Rev) Thomas George, FRS (1833-1923), 26 May 1882
Sent from Kew, London

[From Sir J D Hooker]. His reasons for disapproving of a British Association fund for entertaining foreign visitors. [cf HOOKER, J D, No 235]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 2.244
Date range 26 May 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 2.244 Box Number 2 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), [3 March 1870]
Sent from Acton, London

States that Huxley promised to have his book reviewed in Nature and the Academy

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.31
Date range 3 March 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.31 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), 3 March 1870
Sent from London

Huxley indignantly denies that he ever made such a promise
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.32
Date range 3 March 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.32 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), [5 March 1870]
Sent from Acton, London

Calls Huxley's letter "the last ounce for the camel's back"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.33
Date range 5 March 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.33 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), [6 March 1870]
Sent from London

Wishes success to the book, but is surprised Bonwick makes no withdrawal of his false statement
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.34
Date range 6 March 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.34 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), [7 March 1870]
Sent from Acton, London

Apology. [The book in question is The Last of the Tasmanians, London, 1870]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.36
Date range 7 March 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.36 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONWICK, James, FRGS (1817-1906), 8 March 1894
Sent from Norwood, London

Is working as archivist to New South Wales Government. Has prepared a work on Irish history and religion and hopes for Huxley's favourable notice of it

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.37
Date range 8 March 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.37 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BONWILL, C E H, 10 May 1895
Sent from New York, USA

Sends two papers of his own on racial identity. Discusses Huxley's paper on the Aryan question

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.38
Date range 10 May 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.38 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOOTH, Fanny, December 1894
Sent from Southampton

Is member of committee for providing educational and recreational facilities for the parish of St Mary-Extra, Southampton, and asks Huxley for gift of his books

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.39
Date range December 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.39 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOURDEAU, Louis (1824-1900), 20 May 1893
Sent from Paris

Thanks Huxley for appreciation of his book [Le Probleme de la Mort] and for sending him his "discours sur l'Evolution et la morale", [Romanes Lecture]
In French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.41
Date range 20 May 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.41 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOWEN, (Sir) Charles Synge Christopher, Baron Bowen, DCL (1835-1894), [July 1883]
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Congratulates Huxley on election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.43
Date range July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.43 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOWEN, (Sir) Charles Synge Christopher, Baron Bowen, DCL (1835-1894), [November 1893]
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Invites Huxley to speak at meeting for promotion of a Jowett memorial

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.45
Date range November 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.45 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOWEN, (Sir) Charles Synge Christopher, Baron Bowen, DCL (1835-1894), [30 November 1893]
Sent from London

Asks Huxley to second resolution which will be proposed by Lord Coleridge

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.47
Date range 30 November 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.47 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOWERBANK, James Scott, FRS (1797-1877), 19 March 1852
Sent from Highbury [London]

Has proposed Huxley as a member of the Palaeontographical Society as it is desired he should be a member of the Council

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.49
Date range 19 March 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.49 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOWMAN, (Sir) William, FRS (1816-1892)
Sent from Clifford Street [London]

Congratulates Huxley on election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.51
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.51 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOYD, (Rev) Henry, DD (d 1922), 31 October 1892
Sent from Oxford

Date of Romanes Lecture

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.52
Date range 31 October 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.52 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOYD, (Rev) Henry, DD (d 1922), 10 March 1893
Sent from Oxford

Same as 00267. Romanes is in Madeira

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.53
Date range 10 March 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.53 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOYD, (Rev) Henry, DD (d 1922), 13 March 1893
Sent from Oxford

Same as 00267 and 00268; fixed for May 18

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.55
Date range 13 March 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.55 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOYD, (Rev) Henry, DD (d 1922), 17 April 1893
Sent from Oxford

Offers reserved tickets

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.56
Date range 17 April 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.56 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BOYES, John Frederick
Sent from London

Desires interview for an article "Celebrities at Home" in the World newspaper

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.57
Date range 12 November 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.57 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BOYES, John Frederick
Sent from Eastbourne

"My rule against being interviewed is absolute"
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.58
Date range 13 November 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.58 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADLEY, George Granville, Dean of Westminster (1821-1903), 9 July 1883
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

A misreported reference to Spottiswoode in one of his sermons

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.59
Date range 9 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.59 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADLEY, George Granville, Dean of Westminster (1821-1903), 15 July 1883
Sent from Westminster, London

Burial of Spottiswoode in the Abbey; gave his consent, but has misgivings

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.61
Date range 15 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.61 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADLEY, George Granville, Dean of Westminster (1821-1903), 8 February 1889
Sent from Westminster, London

Suffers from indigestion; news

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.63
Date range 8 February 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.63 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADY, F, 23 November 1871
Sent from the Admiralty, London

Insect pests in naval stores. Will send specimens in spirit for examination. [Huxley's notes on the examination are among his papers]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.65
Date range 23 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.65 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADY, Henry Bowman, FRS (1835-1891), 6 December 1873
Sent from Newcastle-on-Tyne

Various matters arising out of the death of Albany Hancock; a letter from Lacaze-Duthiers [qv]. The genus Eugyra

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.67
Date range 6 December 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.67 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRADY, (Sir) Thomas Francis (1824-1904), 11 October 1883
Sent from Dublin

Sends notes on Oyster-spatting in County Sligo

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.69
Date range 11 October 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.69 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRANDRETH, A, 28 June 1883
Sent from London

The petition to the Dean of Westminster for burial of Spottiswoode in the Abbey

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.70
Date range 28 June 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.70 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRAYLEY, Edward William, FRS (1802-1870), 1 April 1863
Sent from London

Has attended Huxley's lectures at Royal College of Surgeons. Differs on some points of classification of Invertebrates; the skull of the Gorilla; his own lectures at London Institution

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.72
Date range 1 April 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.72 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRIMELOW, W (Editor of Bolton Evening News), 30 March 1876
Sent from Bolton

Asks leave to publish correspondence about Thomas Thomasson [manufacturer and political economist; 1808-1876], and encloses obituary of him. [See THOMASSON, J P, No 1]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.76
Date range 30 March 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.76 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROCK, C J H van der, 29 December 1879
Sent from Middelharnis, Holland

Has studied Huxley's Lessons in Physiology with profit and pleasure, but regrets absence of sexual physiology

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.77
Date range 29 December 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.77 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODIE, (Sir) Benjamin Collins, Bt, FRS (1783-1862), 28 April 1856
Sent from Savile Row, London

Invitation to dinner

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.78
Date range 28 April 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.78 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODIE, (Sir) Benjamin Collins, Bt, FRS (1783-1862), 25 July [1860]
Sent from Savile Row, London

Wants information of the measurements of the floor-area of Royal College of Surgeons Museum and Zoological Galleries of the British Museum

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.79
Date range 25 July 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.79 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BRODIE, (Sir) Benjamin Collins, Bt, FRS (1783-1862), [14 June 1861
Sent from [London]

His action at Council meeting of Royal Society at which Brodie's letter of resignation from Presidency was read
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.81
Date range 14 June 1861
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.81 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BRODIE, (Sir) Benjamin Collins, Bt, FRS (1783-1862), 15 June 1861
Sent from Betchworth, Surrey

Approves of Huxley's action. His letter was written after consultation with Sharpey, Bell and others

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.83
Date range 15 June 1861
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.83 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 21 June 1881
Sent from Oxford

Sounds Huxley on the possibility of his willingness to be a candidate for Linacre Professorship at Oxford. [Huxley's reply Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 30]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.85
Date range 21 June 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.85 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 6 July 1883
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Congratulates Huxley on election as President of Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.87
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.87 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 5 December 1893
Sent from Oxford

Invites Huxley to be his guest at British Association meeting; death of Tyndall

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.88
Date range 5 December 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.88 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 13 May 1894
Sent from Oxford

Repeats invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.90
Date range 13 May 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.90 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 3 September 1894
Sent from Braemar, Scotland

Thanks for gift of Huxley's essays; effects of the doctrine of Evolution; pleasure at having had Huxley as guest during British Association meeting

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.91
Date range 3 September 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.91 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Leonard Huxley from BRODRICK, George Charles, DCL (1831-1903). 13 November 1895
Sent from Oxford

Sends particulars of Huxley's letters to him for possible use in Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley
Letter written to Leonard Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.93
Date range 13 November 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.93 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROOKE, (Sir) Victor Alexander, Bt (1843-1891), 26 November 1880
Sent from Pau [France?]

Irish political affairs

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.95
Date range 26 November 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.95 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROUGH, J C (Secretary of the London Institute), 10 August 1870
Sent from London

Arrangements for six lectures by Huxley on Biology

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.97
Date range 10 August 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.97 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN, Frederick James, 24 December 1850
Sent from Strood, Kent

Congratulates Huxley on his appointment to HMS Fishguard; news of former shipmates

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.98
Date range 24 December 1850
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.98 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN, Horace, 18 November 1879
Sent from Salem, Mass, USA

Asks Huxley for his Structure of the Belemnitidae [The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley iii ii] and Crocodilian Remains in the Elgin Sandstones [The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley iv, 188]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.100
Date range 18 November 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.100 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN, Horatio Robert Forbes, LLD (1854-1926), 23 December 1894
Sent from Constantinople

Sends his biography of John Adington Symonds

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.101
Date range 23 December 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.101 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN, Horatio Robert Forbes, LLD (1854-1926), 15 February 1895
Sent from Venice

His travels abroad

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.103
Date range 15 February 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.103 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN, Henry Yorke Lyell (1844-1928), 21 August 1893
Sent from Adelaide, South Australia

Sends photographs of Diprotodon remains found at Lake Mulligan

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.105
Date range 21 August 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.105 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from BROWN, W O, 20 September 1876
Sent from Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Desires Huxley to lecture at Providence Franklin Society of which he is President

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.106
Date range 20 September 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.106 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN-SEQUARD, Charles Edward (1817-1894), 2 August 1870
Sent from Brighton

Experiments in transmission of acquired characters; wishes to exhibit results at British Association, also observations on functions of the nervous system

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.108
Date range 2 August 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.108 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN-SEQUARD, Charles Edward (1817-1894), [November 1878]
Sent from Paris

Consultation with Paris police about a bogus Count. [See HOOKER, J D, No 221]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.111
Date range November 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.111 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWN-SEQUARD, Charles Edward (1817-1894), 8 October 1884
Sent from Paris

Thanks Huxley for putting Paul Bert in touch with a reviser of his book; poison-glands in toads

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.115
Date range 8 October 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.115 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWNE, Valentine Augustus, 4th Earl of Kenmore (1825-1905), 5 May 1883
Sent from St James's Palace, London

[To J R Lowell]. Royal concession to Mrs Huxley in attending a Court function

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.117
Date range 5 May 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.117 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 2 March 1875
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Unable to accept invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.118
Date range 2 March 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.118 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 11 March 1876
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Acceptance of invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.119
Date range 11 March 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.119 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 10 April 1876
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Acceptance of invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.120
Date range 10 April 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.120 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 6 July 1878
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Acceptance of an invitation; concern at her great anxieties. [Three of the family had diphtheria]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.121
Date range 6 July 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.121 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 8 February 1880
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Invites Huxley to sit for Alphonse Legros, who had painted the poet's own portrait on the previous day in one sitting
The second and third pages of this letter are reproduced in the Report of the Friends of the National Libraries 1938, plate vi

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.122
Date range 8 February 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.122 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWNING, Robert, LLD (1812-1889), 10 February 1880
Sent from Warwick Crescent, London

Pleased with Huxley's acceptance, and will arrange appointment with Legros

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.124
Date range 10 February 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.124 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BROWNRIGG, William B, 29 November 1865
Sent from Dublin

History of the discovery of the fossils in Jarrow Colliery, Kilkenny, with permission to Huxley to publish them

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.125
Date range 29 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.125 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BROWNRIGG, William B, 11 May 1869
Sent from Jermyn Street, London

The specimens shall be returned to him; they were dispatched to Professor E P Wright [qv] more than a year ago
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.129
Date range 11 May 1869
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.129 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRUCE, Henry Austin, 1st Baron Aberdare, FRS (1815-1895), 26 October 1870
Sent from the Home Office, London

Asks Huxley's advice as to selecting the best of the four candidates (named) for the chair of Natural History at Edinburgh

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.131
Date range 26 October 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.131 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRUCE, Henry Austin, 1st Baron Aberdare, FRS (1815-1895), 14 November 1870
Sent from the Home Office, London

Asks Huxley if he can serve on the Royal Commission on Contagious Diseases

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.132
Date range 14 November 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.132 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BRUCE, Henry Austin, 1st Baron Aberdare, FRS (1815-1895), [15 November 1870]
Sent from London

Pressure of engagements and inability to attend regularly preclude acceptance but offers to help with the Report
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.133
Date range 15 November 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.133 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BRUCE, Henry Austin, 1st Baron Aberdare, FRS (1815-1895), 14 February 1874
Sent from London

Long letter concerning a recent minute of the Science Schools Board on teaching physiology. (Also rough draft of same)
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.87
Date range 14 February 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.87 Box Number 30 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BRUCE, James, 8th Earl of Elgin (1811-1863), 6 November 1851
Sent from London

Understands that nomination for Toronto professorship rests with Lord Elgin as Governor-General of Canada, and encloses letter from Lord Stanley of Alderley and copies of his testimonials
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.47
Date range 6 November 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.47 Box Number 30 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 2 May 1877
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.134
Date range 2 May 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.134 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 7 May 1877
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.135
Date range 7 May 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.135 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 4 September [1877]
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.137
Date range 4 September 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.137 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 8 September [1877]
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.141
Date range 8 September 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.141 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 24 December 1877
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.51
Date range 24 December 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.51 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 7 January 1878
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.153
Date range 7 January 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.153 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 18 May 1878
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.155
Date range 18 May 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.155 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 23 November 1878
Sent from London

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.157
Date range 23 November 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.157 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 17 February 1881
Sent from Bledah, Algiers

Chatty letter dealing with personal and family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.159
Date range 17 February 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.159 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, Louise, 24 January [1889]
Sent from London

[From Louise Brunton]. Family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.161
Date range 24 January 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.161 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 7 October 1894
Sent from London

Thanks Huxley for present of his works, and asks him to autograph them

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.163
Date range 7 October 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.163 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 4 March 1906
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Family matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.165
Date range 4 March 1906
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.165 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BRUNTON, (Sir) Thomas Lauder, Bt, MD, FRS (1844-1916), 12 February 1911
Sent from London

Family matters; often thinks of Huxley; death of his wife; her last illness

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.167
Date range 12 February 1911
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.167 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRYCE, James, 1st Viscount Bryce, OM, FRS (1838-1922), 24 July 1894
Sent from London

In the USA he met a man "who identified Mundella and Gambetta; and another who had created a composite being out of Herbert Spencer and the present First Lord of the Admiralty"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.175
Date range 24 July 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.175 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BRYCE, James, 1st Viscount Bryce, OM, FRS (1838-1922), 9 February 1895
Sent from London

A Royal Commission on Salmon Fisheries is contemplated; asks if he will serve, and, if not, if he can suggest two suitable persons

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.177
Date range 9 February 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.177 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUCHNER, Friedrich Karl Christian Ludwig (1824-1899), 6 July 1863
Sent from Darmstadt, Germany

Wished to ask permission to translate Man's Place into German, but learns that Carus has already done so; wishes to make notes and references to it in his notes on Schaffhausen's Urform des Menschlichen Schadels

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.179
Date range 6 July 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.179 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUCKLE, George Earle (1854-1935), 27 December 1892
Sent from London

Has published a letter in The Times, but regrets that the writer of it did not first reply to Times criticisms in that journal instead of in Nature

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.181
Date range 27 December 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.181 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUCKLEY, Arabella Burton (afterwards Mrs Fisher, born 1840), 22 May 1871
Sent from Paddington, London

Queries on consciousness, etc, arising out of Huxley's Royal Institution lecture. [Metaphysics of Sensation]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.182
Date range 22 May 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.182 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUCKNILL, (Sir) John Charles, MD, FRS (1817-1897), 6 July 1883
Sent from The Albany, London

Congratulates Huxley on his return as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.184
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.184 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BULLEY, Arthur K, 13 July 1887
Sent from West Kirby

Asks for information on consciousness and its relation to the laws of Physics

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.185
Date range 13 July 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.185 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUNKER, E J, 13 June 1889
Sent from Brooklyn [New York?]

The fulsome effusion of a hero-worshipper

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.188
Date range 13 June 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.188 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUNSEN, Ernest de (Ernst von) (1819-1903), 1 July 1890
Sent from London

Sends copies of his essays on the origin and development of Trinitarianism

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.190
Date range 1 July 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.190 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURNE-JONES, (Sir) Edward Coley, Bt, ARA (1833-1898), nd
Sent from The Grange, London, W

[To Miss Arnold]. Invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.192
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.192 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BURNETT, (Sir) William, FRS (1791-1861), 25 February 1846
Sent from London

Unable to attend on date named, but will do so following week
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.193
Date range 25 February 1846
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.193 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BURNETT, (Sir) William, FRS (1791-1861), 31 July 1846
Sent from London

Application for appointment to Naval Medical Service, and his qualifications
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.194
Date range 31 July 1846
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.194 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BURNETT, (Sir) William, FRS (1791-1861), 14 March 1847
Sent from London

Having completed a year's service as Acting Assistant Surgeon, RN, asks for confirmation and encloses certificates
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

[See also 00021 for another letter from Burnett]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.196
Date range 14 March 1847
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.196 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURTON, Edward F (Solicitor), nd
Sent from Chancery Lane, London

Sends ticket for RA Lectures

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.197
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.197 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURTON, Edward F (Solicitor), 17 August 1870
Sent from Penmaenmawr

The affairs of Mrs George Huxley on her remarriage

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.199
Date range 17 August 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.199 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter from T H Huxley to BURTON, Edward F (Solicitor), 20 March 1871
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Asks for examination of the lease of the ground on which he intends to build. [Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 383]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.198
Date range 20 March 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.198 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURTON, Edward F (Solicitor), [9 February 1873]
Sent from [London]

Sends note from Montague Cookson (qv) that judgement will be given in Huxley's favour. [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 384]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 12.318
Date range 9 February 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 12.318 Box Number 12 Series 1b
Letter to Mrs Huxley from BURTON, Edward F (Solicitor), [25 February 1873]
Sent from London

Costs in Huxley's suit will be paid by the other party

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.201
Date range 25 February 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.201 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURTON, James Frederick (Solicitor), 24 September 1891
Sent from London

Has completed conveyance of the property [at Eastbourne] and sends deed for execution

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.203
Date range 24 September 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.203 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BURTON, John Hill (1809-1881), 21 March 1879
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Thanks for gift of book [Hume]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.204
Date range 21 March 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.204 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 1 July 1852
Sent from Greenwich, London

Has found 7 species of Polyzoa in Dr Sutherland's collection, 3 of which are undescribed. Appends list of Arctic Polyzoa collected on voyage of HMS Sophia

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.206
Date range 1 July 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.206 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 1 September 1852
Sent from Sandown, [Isle of Wight?]

Invites Huxley to stay and bring his microscope and other equipment with him

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.208
Date range 1 September 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.208 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 16 November 1852
Sent from Greenwich

Thinks Kolliker's Manual excellent and that a translation would be acceptable. Urges Huxley to undertake the translation by himself. [It was translated and edited by Huxley and Busk jointly in 1853]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.210
Date range 16 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.210 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 22 November 1852
Sent from Greenwich

Has heard from Lankester that the Sydenham Society desired Busk to translate Kolliker, but the Society dropped the proposal. Should have 5 5s 0d a sheet for translations, though Lankester only got 3 3s 0d for translating Schleiden

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.212
Date range 22 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.212 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 11 January 1853
Sent from Greenwich

Sends note from Bennett with enquiry (not specified). Time for making the translation is short

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.214
Date range 11 January 1853
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.214 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 22 March 1853
Sent from Greenwich

Huxley's chances as a candidate for Professorship of Physiology at King's College and Busk's efforts on his behalf. [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 107]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.215
Date range 22 March 1853
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.215 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), 12 January 1864
Sent from Harley Street, London

A very generous action by Busk

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.217
Date range 12 January 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.217 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUSK, George, FRCS, FRS (1807-1886), nd

Signed photograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.219
Formats Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier 11.219 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUXTON, Charles, MP (1823-1871), 11 June [1867]
Sent from London

Invites Huxley to meet Jamaica Committee to consider a report

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.220
Date range 11 June 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.220 Box Number 11 Series 1b
Letter to T H Huxley from BUXTON, Sidney, 25 May nd
Sent from London

Exchanging calls

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 11.222
Date range 25 May
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 11.222 Box Number 11 Series 1b

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