Series 1G - Scientific and general correspondence: GALTON - GUTHRIE


Date Rangec. 1845 - c. 1895
ProvenanceHuxley, Thomas Henry
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Correspondence

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 GALTON, (Sir) Douglas, FRS (1822-1899), 24 October 1879
Sent from London

To report on the suitability of a house in Kensington for a technical school for the City Guilds; asks Huxley to meet him to inspect the premises

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.1
Date range 24 October 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.1 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GALTON, (Sir) Douglas, FRS (1822-1899), 4 April 1895
Sent from London

Enquires whether Huxley's daughter [Rachel] would accompany her husband Eckersley if he were appointed to Lima, Peru. [Eckersley died at San Salvador in June 1895, before he could take up his appointment, cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 402, and GRENFELL, H R, No 1]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.3
Date range 4 April 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.3 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GALTON, (Sir) Francis, FRS (1822-1911), 15 August 1866
Sent from Grasmere, Westmorland

Officers for British Association meeting [at Nottingham]; Huxley to be President of Section D [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley I, 277]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.5
Date range 15 August 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.5 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GALTON, (Sir) Francis, FRS (1822-1911), 10 April 1879
Sent from Bournemouth, Hampshire

Acquisition of MacGillvray's manuscripts; to be entrusted to the Royal Geographical Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.7
Date range 10 April 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.7 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GALTON, (Sir) Francis, FRS (1822-1911), 16 October 1886
Sent from London

A proposed monument to Erasmus Darwin; his views in relation to those of his grandson Charles

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.9
Date range 16 October 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.9 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GAMGEE, Joseph Sampson (1828-1886), 24 April 1857
Sent from London

Sends his pamphlet [Medical Reform, a Social Question, London, 1857]; obstructiveness to scientific research at the Veterinary College

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.11
Date range 24 April 1857
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.11 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GARDINER, Samuel Rawson (1829-1902), nd
Sent from Bedford

Asks for appointment

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.13
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.13 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GARNER, R L, 8 January 1894
Sent from London

Asks for return of a bond for 20 sent when asking for a loan

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.14
Date range 8 January 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.14 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GARNER, R L, 9 January 1894
Sent from [Eastbourne]

Letter unintelligible; has never seen such a bond
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.14vo
Date range 9 January 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.14vo Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GASKELL, G A, 23 January 1891
Sent from London

Considers Huxley's political essays written from the point of view of the "classes rather than the masses"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.20
Date range 23 January 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.20 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GASSIOT, John Peter, FRS 1797-1877), 7 November 1871
Sent from Clapham, London

Misquotations of statements made by Huxley at a lecture by Dr O'Callaghan [See CHAMBERLAIN, J H, No 1, and LEAMINGTON COURIER, Nos 1,2]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.22
Date range 7 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.22 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GASSIOT, John Peter, FRS 1797-1877), 11 November 1871
Sent from Clapham, London

Same subject

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.24
Date range 11 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.24 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GAUDRY, Jean Albert (1827-1908), 18 December 1877
Sent from Paris

Sends a copy of his work on Tertiary Mammals [Les Enchainements du monde animal dans les temps geologiques: Mammiferes tertiaires, Paris, 1878]; sends another copy for the Geological Society; appreciates Huxley's reference to his work in one of his Addresses
Letter written in French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.26
Date range 18 December 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.26 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GAUDRY, Jean Albert (1827-1908), 7 June 1880
Sent from Paris

Has installed Bose (introduced by Huxley) in his laboratory; Filhol's researches on canine dentition
Letter written in French

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.27
Date range 7 June 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.27 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEDGE, Sydney, MA (1829-1923), 20 November 1871
Sent from Westminster, London

Resents an alleged charge made against him by Huxley as a member of the School Board, he being solicitor to that body

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.29
Date range 20 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.29 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEDGE, Sydney, MA (1829-1923), 27 November 1871
Sent from Westminster, London

Accepts Huxley's explanation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.31
Date range 27 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.31 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GEDGE, Sydney, MA (1829-1923), [28 November 1871]
Sent from [London]

Further explanation
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.31vo
Date range 28 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.31vo Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEDGE, Sydney, MA (1829-1923), 29 November 1871
Sent from Westminster, London

The matter now satisfactorily settled

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.32
Date range 29 November 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.32 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEGENBAUR, Carl, FMRS (1826-1903), 9 May 1884
Sent from Heidelberg, Germany

Has received diploma as Foreign Member of the Royal Society and is very appreciative of the honour
Letter written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.34
Date range 9 May 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.34 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEIKIE, (Sir) Archibald, OM, FRS (1835-1924), 23 November 1857
Sent from Jermyn Street, London

Condolence on death of Huxley's child

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.36
Date range 23 November 1857
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.36 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GEIKIE, (Sir) Archibald, OM, FRS (1835-1924), 18 January 1858
Sent from Edinburgh

Sympathy in illness

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.38
Date range 18 January 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.38 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GEIKIE, (Sir) Archibald, OM, FRS (1835-1924), 31 May 1891
Sent from Harrow, Middlesex

Thanks for congratulations [on his Knighthood]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.39
Date range 31 May 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.39 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIFFEN, (Sir) Robert, FRS (1837-1910), 24 February 1887
Sent from Board of Trade, London

Sends proof of Board of Trade memorandum on Sea Fisheries for Huxley's suggestions

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.41
Date range 24 February 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.41 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIFFEN, (Sir) Robert, FRS (1837-1910), 7 March 1887
Sent from Board of Trade, London

Thanks Huxley for his suggestions; difficulties of dealing with shell-fish

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.42
Date range 7 March 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.42 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIFFEN, (Sir) Robert, FRS (1837-1910), 15 March 1887
Sent from Board of Trade, London

Sends observations on Huxley's letter by Malan, who has great experience of fishery matters

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.43
Date range 15 March 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.43 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIGLIOLI, Enrico Hillyer (1845-1909), 4 April 1865
Sent from Casale, Italy

Full account of his movements since he was a pupil of Huxley; plans spoiled by political situation in Italy; Professor of Natural History at Casale; is forming a museum; discussed Darwinism at Pisa; Italian translation of Man's Place in Nature; future plans

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.44
Date range 4 April 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.44 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GIGLIOLI, Enrico Hillyer (1845-1909), 13 March 1885
Sent from Florence, Italy

Thanks for address signed by Giglioli and his colleagues
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.47
Date range 13 March 1885
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.47 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIGLIOLI, Enrico Hillyer (1845-1909), 30 December 1886
Sent from Florence, Italy

Regrets at being unable to see Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.48
Date range 30 December 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.48 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIGLIUCCI, V Beatrice, 9 August 1894
Sent from Frant, Sussex

Asks for autograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.50
Date range 9 August 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.50 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GILMAN, Daniel Coit (1831-1908), 14 March 1876
Sent from John Hopkins University, USA

Thanks for placing University in touch with Dr Martin; proposal that Huxley should visit America and give lectures

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.51
Date range 14 March 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.51 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GILMAN, Daniel Coit (1831-1908), 16 September 1876
Sent from John Hopkins University, USA

Trustees' appreciation of Huxley's address; they send a banker's draft to procure some memento of the visit

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.53
Date range 16 September 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.53 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GILMAN, Daniel Coit (1831-1908), 6 October 1876
Sent from John Hopkins University, USA

Encloses letter from William W Forbes, President of University of Minnesota, asking for introduction

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.56
Date range 6 October 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.56 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GILMAN, Daniel Coit (1831-1908), 30 September 1876
Sent from Minneapolis, USA

The letter addressed to President Gilman, enclosed in no 01486

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.56
Date range 30 September 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.56 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GILMAN, Nicholas Paine (1849-1912), 8 October 1891
Sent from Boston, Mass, USA

Sends his Primer of Scientific Morals for Huxley's opinion

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.58
Date range 8 October 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.58 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GIRDLESTONE, E D (Born 1830), 10 December 1886
Sent from Clifton, Bristol

A discussion of cause and effect suggested by Huxley's essay Science and Morals

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.60
Date range 10 December 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.60 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GLADSTONE, William Ewart, PC, FRS (1809-1898), 24 February 1876
Sent from London

Invitation to breakfast

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.67
Date range 24 February 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.67 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOLDSMID, Edmund, 11 November 1882
Sent from Edinburgh

Sends (as Secretary) appointment of Huxley as a Fellow of the Clarendon Historical Society in recognition of his services to Science

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.68
Date range 11 November 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.68 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODFORD, Charles Old (1812-1884), 6 July 1883
Sent from Eton College, Berkshire

Congratulates Huxley on his election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.70
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.70 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), 20 January 1850
Sent from London

Sends copy of his paper on Medusae from Philosophical Transactions with an account of his work on the Rattlesnake. [End lost]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.72
Date range 20 January 1850
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.72 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), [September 1851]
Sent from [Edinburgh]

Would be happy to hear of Huxley's success [at Toronto] but would rather retain him in England

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.74
Date range September 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.74 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), 5 November 1852
Sent from Edinburgh

Has received letter and testimonials and will endeavour to obtain further information

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.75
Date range 5 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.75 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), 12 November 1852
Sent from Edinburgh

May depend on Goodsir's influence in his favour; Dr Thornton of the Rattlesnake is in Edinburgh

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.76
Date range 12 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.76 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), 30 September 1857
Sent from Edinburgh

Sends three papers from Kuhn of Berlin

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.78
Date range 30 September 1857
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.78 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOODSIR, John, FRS (1814-1867), 17 July 1858
Sent from Edinburgh

Thanks for Huxley's lecture on Gemmation [Proceedings of the Royal Institution ii, 534, 1858]; asks for the paper on the Theory of the Vertebrate Skull [Proceedings of the Royal Society ix, 381; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley I, 321, 538]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.80
Date range 17 July 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.80 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GORDON, (Gen) Charles George (1833-1885), 17 January 1882
Sent from Mauritius

Sends photograph of the "Forbidden Fruit". The tree is rapidly becoming extinct [Lodiocea seychellarum]; message from C E Bewsher on Crustacea

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.81
Date range 17 January 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.81 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GORDON, (Rev) George (1801-1893), 10 August 1866
Sent from Birnie, Elgin, Scotland

Is sending fossil remains to Huxley for examination; collections Edinburgh and Dublin

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.83
Date range 10 August 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.83 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOSCHEN, George Joachim, 1st Viscount, FRS (1831-1907), 19 June [1872]
Sent from London

Asks Huxley's advice as to filling the post at Greenwich [Royal Naval College] [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 389; T A Hirst was appointed on Huxley's recommendation]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.85
Date range 19 June 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.85 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GOSCHEN, George Joachim, 1st Viscount, FRS (1831-1907), 30 November 1872
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Has seen Hirst and laid the proposal before him; his views. [See HIRST, T A, No 2]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.87
Date range 30 November 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.87 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOSCHEN, George Joachim, 1st Viscount, FRS (1831-1907), [?November 1872]
Sent from Hawkhurst [?Kent]

The South Kensington site; is in favour of it and thinks there will be room for all the departments

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.89
Date range November 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.89 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOSCHEN, George Joachim, 1st Viscount, FRS (1831-1907), 15 January [1873]
Sent from Hawkhurst [?Kent]

Invites Huxley to lecture to the University Extension Students

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.91
Date range 15 January 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.91 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GOSCHEN, George Joachim, 1st Viscount, FRS (1831-1907), 2 February 1898
Sent from Hawkhurst [?Kent]

Thanks for sympathy on the death of his wife

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.93
Date range 2 February 1898
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.93 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GOSCHEN, Lucy, Viscountess (Died 1898), 1 August [1871]
Sent from Mount Street [?London]

Invitation to Huxley and his wife to visit her new house

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.94
Date range 1 August 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.94 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GOSCHEN, Lucy, Viscountess (Died 1898), 24 June [1872]
Sent from Mount Street [?London]

Invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.96
Date range 24 June 1872
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.96 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GOSCHEN, Lucy, Viscountess (Died 1898), 14 November [1873]
Sent from the Admiralty, London

Personal news

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.97
Date range 14 November 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.97 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GOSCHEN, Lucy, Viscountess (Died 1898), 28 May 1878
Sent from Portland Place, London

Invitation to Huxley and Mrs Huxley to meet the Crown Prince and Princess

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.99
Date range 28 May 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.99 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOSSE, (Sir) Edmund, LLD (1849-1928), 22 October 1886
Sent from London

Thanks Huxley for the encouragement afforded by his letter, qv Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 144

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.100
Date range 22 October 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.100 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Leonard Huxley from GOSSE, (Sir) Edmund, LLD (1849-1928), 1 December 1895
Sent from London

Sends Huxley's letter for use in Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley; his appreciation of Huxley and his principles

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.102
Date range 1 December 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.102 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOULD, Charles, 19 July 1880
Sent from Singapore

Reminiscences of a former pupil; asks for information about fossil reptiles in connection with a book he is preparing; crayfish of Tasmania

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.104
Date range 19 July 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.104 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOULD, Frederick James (1855-1938), 23 December 1889
Sent from Hackney, London

Is preparing a pamphlet on Agnosticism, and asks for an exact definition of Huxley's views and their difference from those of Herbert Spencer

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.106
Date range 23 December 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.106 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOULD, Frederick James (1855-1938), 2 January 1890
Sent from Hackney, London

Further details of comparison between views of Huxley and Spencer

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.108
Date range 2 January 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.108 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOVER, John Mahan, LLD, 14 March 1892
Sent from Garden Court, Temple [London]

Thanks for subscription to the Social and Political League; urges Huxley to accept the presidency in spite of his former refusal

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.104
Date range 14 March 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.104 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GOVER, John Mahan, LLD, 30 March 1892
Sent from Garden Court, Temple [London]

A breach of confidence by a press reporter, who published a private letter from Huxley at the annual meeting of the Social and Political League; the address by Leslie Stephen to be published

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.105
Date range 30 March 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.105 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRANT, Robert Edward, FRS (1793-1874), 18 December 1851
Sent from University College, London

Thanks for presentation of papers

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.106
Date range 18 December 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.106 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRAY, Asa (1810-1888), 22 March 1887
Sent from Cambridge, Mass, USA

Proposal to Huxley to lecture in Boston; is about to visit England

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.107
Date range 22 March 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.107 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRAY, James, 17 March 1856
Sent from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Death of his sister Mrs MacGillivray [See HOOKER, J D, Nos 21,22]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.109
Date range 17 March 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.109 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRAY, John Edward, FRS (1800-1875), [about 1850]
Sent from London

Asks Huxley to call, as he has matters to discuss with him

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.111
Date range c. 1850
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.111 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRAY, John Edward, FRS (1800-1875), 30 September 1851
Sent from London

Testimonial for Toronto candidature

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control HTT 6
Date range 30 September 1851
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier HTT 6 Box Number HTT Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREAVES, Cyril A, 12 March 1890
Sent from Bridport, Dorset

Correction of "Let dogs delight", etc; solecisms in Church Catechism; Voysey's sermons

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.112
Date range 12 March 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.112 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREGORY, (Sir) William Henry, KCMG (1817-1892), [August 1860]
Sent from [London]

Castigation of Owen's scheme for the Natural History Museum [cf Life of Richard Owen ii, 36]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.114
Date range August 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.114 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREEN, Alexander Henry, FRS (1832-1896), 22 January 1878
Sent from Leeds

Observations and notes on Huxley's Physiography

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.115
Date range 22 January 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.115 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREEN, Charlotte, 22 October 1891
Sent from Balliol College, Oxford

Report on favourable progress in the illness of the Master of Balliol [Jowett]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.118
Date range 22 October 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.118 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GREEN, Mary Anne Everett (1818-1895), 23 September 1880
Sent from London

Death of [Geraldine Endsor] Jewsbury; funeral at Brompton Cemetery

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.119
Date range 23 September 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.119 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREENWELL, (Rev) William, FRS, FSA (1820-1918), 9 December 1866
Sent from Durham

Plans for his work on British Barrows [published in collaboration with G Rolleston in 1877; cf Anthropological Review v, 253]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.121
Date range 9 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.121 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GREENWELL, (Rev) William, FRS, FSA (1820-1918), 14 December 1866
Sent from [London]

Draft notes of Huxley's reply
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.124
Date range 14 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.124 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREENWELL, (Rev) William, FRS, FSA (1820-1918), 16 December 1866
Sent from Durham

Will modify his plan, and send all the skulls to Huxley to select those which merit illustration

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.125
Date range 16 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.125 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GRENFELL, Henry Riversdale (1824-1902), 5 April 1894
Sent from London

Huxley's son-in-law's appointment [See GALTON, D, No 2]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.127
Date range 5 April 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.127 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), 19 March 1886
Sent from House of Commons, London

The Home Rule question; hostile American Influence, and a scheme to counteract it; asks Huxley to contribute a statement for publication in United States

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.128
Date range 19 March 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.128 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GREY, Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), 21 March 1886
Sent from Bournemouth, Hampshire

Is much opposed to Home Rule, but has kept out of political controversy all his life and cannot do as proposed; long explanation of his attitude
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.132
Date range 21 March 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.132 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), 23 March 1886
Sent from Dorchester House [London]

Thanks Huxley for his "strong and vigorous letter", which he has shown to Lords Hartington and Goschen; would like to publish it, if Huxley approves

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 7.137
Date range 23 March 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 7.137 Box Number 7 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), 24 April 1886
Sent from Spring Gardens [London]

Asks Huxley to join Liberal Committee for opposing Home Rule

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 7.140
Date range 24 April 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 7.140 Box Number 7 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), [1886]
Sent from Dorchester House [?London]

Lord Hartington's speech and its favourable reception by both parties

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 7.142
Date range 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 7.142 Box Number 7 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, (General) Charles (1804-1870), 4 December 1858
Sent from Windsor Castle

Has submitted to Prince Consort Huxley's letter and copy of his memorial to the Chancellor of the Exchequer

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 7.143
Date range 4 December 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 7.143 Box Number 7 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GREY, Maria Georgina (1816-1906), 12 June 1871
Sent from London

Sends paper read at Society of Arts on Women's Education and desires Huxley's support

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.144
Date range 12 June 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.144 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to Mrs Huxley from GREY, Maria Georgina (1816-1906), 13 July 1871
Sent from London

Sends programme of proposed National Society for Improvement of Women's Education and desires Huxley's name to be added to the Committee

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.148
Date range 13 July 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.148 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GROTE, Augustus Radcliffe (1841-1903), 13 March 1878
Sent from Museum, Buffalo [USA]

Sends his lecture on Man and Apes embodying Huxley's views; opposition by the "pulpiteers"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.149
Date range 13 March 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.149 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GROTE, George, FRS (1794-1871), 23 November 1860
Sent from Oxted, Surrey

Thanks Huxley for his lecture The Study of Zoology; thinks that Physical Science should be an integral part of primary education

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.150
Date range 23 November 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.150 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GROTE, George, FRS (1794-1871), 16 June [1862]
Sent from Savile Row, London

Thanks Huxley for his Anniversary Address to Geological Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.152
Date range 16 June 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.152 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GROTE, George, FRS (1794-1871), 30 May [1863]
Sent from Savile Row, London

Invitation to dinner

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.153
Date range 30 May 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.153 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUNDRY, Richard Simpson (1838-1924), 6 March 1889
Sent from London

Observations on the origin of the "Swine Myth" discussed in Nineteenth Century [The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley v, 209]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.154
Date range 6 March 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.154 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUNNING, Mary, 26 May 1888
Sent from Greeley, Colorado, USA

On mind and matter; comments on Huxley's paper on Sensation [Nineteenth Century April 1879; The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley] and on discussions in Open Court

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.156
Date range 26 May 1888
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.156 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUNTHER, Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf, FRS (1830-1914), 19 June 1874
Sent from the British Museum, London

Can spare specimens of most of the genera [of Batrachians, etc] asked for by Huxley; encloses list and asks Huxley to mark his requirements [List of genera written on the back by Huxley]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.159
Date range 19 June 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.159 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUNTHER, Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf, FRS (1830-1914), 2 July 1874
Sent from the British Museum, London

Trustees have sanctioned an exchange of specimens, so Huxley can now keep those sent to him on loan [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 416]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.161
Date range 2 July 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.161 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUNTON, (Rev) Charles Foster (1850-1929), 5 May 1886
Sent from Farlam, Carlisle

High appreciation of Huxley's Nineteenth Century articles by a broad-minded clergyman

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.162
Date range 5 May 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.162 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GUTHRIE, Blanche (wife of Professor Frederick Guthrie), 18 November 1886
Sent from London

Announces grant from Royal Society to relieve her anxiety [Professor Guthrie died in 1886] [Typewritten copy]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.164
Date range 18 November 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.164 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter to T H Huxley from GUTHRIE, Blanche (wife of Professor Frederick Guthrie), 13 June 1887
Sent from London

Thanks Huxley for all his efforts in her behalf

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.165
Date range 13 June 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.165 Box Number 17 Series 1g
Letter from T H Huxley to GUTHRIE, Frederick, FRS (1833-1886), 14 October 1865
Sent from London

A joking letter, declining to join another society
Draft or copy letter by Huxley, a copy from the original in the possession of Dr Brinkworth

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 17.167
Date range 14 October 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 17.167 Box Number 17 Series 1g

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