Series 1W - Scientific and general correspondence: WACE - WYNNE


Date Rangec. 1845 - c. 1895
ProvenanceHuxley, Thomas Henry
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1  Scientific and general correspondence c. 1845 - c. 1895


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Letter to T H Huxley from WACE, (Rev) Henry, DD (1836-1924) afterwards Dean of Canterbury, 23 June 1881
Sent from London

Has quoted a passage from Hume in his Brampton Lectures

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.84
Date range 23 June 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.84 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WAGNER, Rudolf (1805-1864), 25 November 1861
Sent from Gottingen, Germany

The hippocampus question; Vrolik and Owen; von Baer has returned to Russia [Beginning lost]
Written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.86
Date range 25 November 1861
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.86 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WAGNER, Rudolf (1805-1864), 29 March 1862
Sent from Gottingen, Germany

Has sent the second part of his Abhandlungen for notice in Natural History Review; is completing his annual bibliography
Written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.87
Date range 29 March 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.87 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WAGNER, Rudolf (1805-1864), 4 January 1863
Sent from Gottingen, Germany

On the recommendation of Kolliker and himself, Huxley has been elected a corresponding member of the Gottingen Royal Society of Sciences; diversity of their views on Darwinism; Owen and the cerebrum of the apes

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.88
Date range 4 January 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.88 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), [1863]
Sent from London

Thanks for ticket for Huxley's lectures, but regrets unable to attend

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.89
Date range 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.89 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), 26 February 1864
Sent from London

The Anthropological Society; considers Hunt unfit to be president; thinks the Society a needless duplication of the Ethnological

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.91
Date range 26 February 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.91 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), [September 1866]
Sent from London

Agrees with Lubbock that the two societies ought to amalgamate

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.93
Date range September 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.93 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), 26 April 1873
Sent from Grays, Essex

Thanks for gift [of Critiques and Addresses]; disagrees with Huxley's views in the first chapter

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.94
Date range 26 April 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.94 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), 27 September 1873
Sent from Grays, Essex

Comments on Administrative Nihilism [The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 251]; nationalization of minerals

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.96
Date range 27 September 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.96 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), 27 May 1877
Sent from Dorking, Surrey

Thanks for American Addresses; palaeontology and evolution

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.98
Date range 27 May 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.98 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), 22 November 1891
Sent from Parkstone, Dorset

Asks Huxley to accept Why Does Man Exist? by Arthur Bell, a book of which he has a very high opinion

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.100
Date range 22 November 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.100 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Alfred Russell, OM, FRS (1823-1913), nd

Photograph of Wallace

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.102
Formats Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier 28.102 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Robert (1831-1899), 4 November 1880
Sent from Clapham, London

Asks for introduction to Knowles

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.103
Date range 4 November 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.103 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLACE, Robert (1831-1899), 9 November 1880
Sent from Clapham, London

Thanks for introduction to Knowles, who has commissioned an article for Nineteenth Century

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.105
Date range 9 November 1880
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.105 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 21 October 1874
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

Intellectual limitations of women; family news

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.107
Date range 21 October 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.107 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 2 August 1876
Sent from Whitchurch, Hampshire

Engagement of Huxley's daughter; death of her mother [Lady Portsmouth's mother, Henrietta Anna, wife of the 3rd Earl of Carnarvon, died 26 May 1876]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.109
Date range 2 August 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.109 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 26 December 1876
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

Approaching marriage of Huxley's daughter

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.112
Date range 26 December 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.112 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 16 April 1886
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

The Irish question

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.113
Date range 16 April 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.113 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 17 October 1886
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

Bringing up and education of children

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.115
Date range 17 October 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.115 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 29 October 1887
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

An article by her son and verses by Leonard Huxley in National Review

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.118
Date range 29 October 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.118 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALLOP, Eveline Alicia Juliana, Countess of Portsmouth (Died 1906), 31 October 1887
Sent from Eggesford, Devon

Sorry to hear of Huxley's illness

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.119
Date range 31 October 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.119 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Lady) Marian, wife of Sir Spencer Walpole (Died 1912), 1 August 1893
Sent from Isle of Man

Invites Huxley and Mrs Huxley to Isle of Man

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.120
Date range 1 August 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.120 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 17 February 1881
Sent from Home Office, London

Proposed scheme for dividing the duties between the two Fisheries Inspectors

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.122
Date range 17 February 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.122 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 18 March 1882
Sent from Onslow Gardens [London]

Acceptance of invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.124
Date range 18 March 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.124 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 20 October 1882
Sent from Isle of Man

Regrets to hear of Huxley's breakdown

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.125
Date range 20 October 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.125 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 8 July 1883
Sent from Eaton Square [London]

Congratulations on Huxley's election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.127
Date range 8 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.127 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 15 October 1884
Sent from Isle of Man

Enquires as to Huxley's health

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.128
Date range 15 October 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.128 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), [March 1885]
Sent from Hotel de l'Arno [?Italy]

Intends to call

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.130
Date range March 1885
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.130 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 12 April 1885
Sent from Isle of Man

Hopes Huxley will consent to be relieved by his assistant from lecturing

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.132
Date range 12 April 1885
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.132 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 19 December 1886
Sent from Isle of Man

The Bishop [of Sodor and Man] has asked for autographs of Herbert Spencer, Frederic Harrison and Darwin; asks Huxley if he can supply them; extension of the Fisheries Department

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.134
Date range 19 December 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.134 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 24 December 1886
Sent from Isle of Man

Thanks for autographs; Randolph [Churchill] out of office

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.136
Date range 24 December 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.136 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 28 November 1887
Sent from Isle of Man

Sympathy of death of Huxley's daughter Marian

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.137
Date range 28 November 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.137 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 30 April 1888
Sent from the Athenaeum, London

Unable to call owing to lumbago

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.138
Date range 30 April 1888
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.138 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 10 January 1889
Sent from Isle of Man

Is glad to see evidence of Huxley's renewed activity

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.140
Date range 10 January 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.140 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 17 January 1889
Sent from Isle of Man

Same subject as no 04340; congratulations on marriage of Huxley's daughter Ethel

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.141
Date range 17 January 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.141 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 10 February 1889
Sent from Isle of Man

Family news; the article in the Nineteenth Century [The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley v, 209]; criticizes the mention of Mormonism and Positivism [op cit 257]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.143
Date range 10 February 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.143 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 9 December 1889
Sent from Isle of Man

Thanks for present of a print

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.145
Date range 9 December 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.145 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 23 August 1892
Sent from Isle of Man

Congratulates Huxley on being made a Privy Councillor

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.146
Date range 23 August 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.146 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 22 June 1893
Sent from Isle of Man

Thanks for gift of photograph and the Romanes Lecture; the Fisheries Department

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.147
Date range 22 June 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.147 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 3 November 1893
Sent from Isle of Man

Regrets at leaving; the penalties of official life
[Walpole had been Lieutenant-Governor of the Isle of Man since 1882; in 1893 he left the island to take up his appointment of Secretary to the Post Office (1893-1899)]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.149
Date range 3 November 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.149 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 31 March 1895
Sent from Queen's Gate [London]

Alarmed at reports of Huxley's illness

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.151
Date range 31 March 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.151 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALPOLE, (Sir) Spencer, KCB (1839-1907), 2 April 1895
Sent from Post Office, London

Thanks for letter and its hopeful tone

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.152
Date range 2 April 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.152 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALSH, William John, DD, Archbishop of Dublin (1841-1921), 8 November 1888
Sent from Dublin

A memorial from the students of University College to the Episcopal Board of the Catholic University

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.153
Date range 8 November 1888
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.153 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WALTER, Arthur Fraser (1846-1910), 6 January 1881
Sent from Times Office, London

Thanks Huxley for writing on Education in The Times

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.155
Date range 6 January 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.155 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Henry Marshall, FRS (1854-1906), 20 November 1893
Sent from Cooper's Hill [London]

Thanks Huxley for congratulations on his Royal Medal; his gratitude to Huxley's teaching and precept when a student under him

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.157
Date range 20 November 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.157 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, James Clifton (1843-1880), 1 April 1873
Sent from Keswick, Cumberland

Asks when Macmillan is likely to pay for the Lessons he wrote for the Introductory Science Primer at Huxley's request

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.159
Date range 1 April 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.159 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, James Clifton (1843-1880), 4 April 1873
Sent from Keswick, Cumberland

Is disappointed that the Lessons he wrote are of no use to Huxley; Macmillan agreed to pay 2 per Lesson, but he does not intend to apply for it

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.161
Date range 4 April 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.161 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, James Clifton (1843-1880), 15 October 1873
Sent from Keswick, Cumberland

As his manuscript is of no use to Huxley, asks for its return

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.163
Date range 15 October 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.163 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, James Clifton (1843-1880), 14 March 1874
Sent from Keswick, Cumberland

Macmillan has offered to pay for his services, and he has suggested 10/- per Lesson instead of 2 as formerly agreed

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.165
Date range 14 March 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.165 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Thomas Humphry (1845-1926), 18 August [1892]
Sent from Times Office, London

Congratulates Huxley on being made a Privy Councillor

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.166
Date range 18 August 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.166 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 9 April 1885
Sent from Ware [Hertfordshire]

Is writing a memoir of his father [William George Ward, 1812-1882] and asks Huxley for recollections of him at the Metaphysical Society; has already collected sketches from Manning, Jowett and others

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.167
Date range 9 April 1885
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.167 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 29 June 1890
Sent from Dublin

Thanks for consent to write on W G Ward; has published his early life at Oxford; the diverse elements in the Metaphysical Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.169
Date range 29 June 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.169 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 13 October 1891
Sent from Chester

Asks for the name of a copyist or typist at Eastbourne

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.171
Date range 13 October 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.171 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 19 May 1893
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

Thanks for Romanes Lecture; discussion of details in it

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.173
Date range 19 May 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.173 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 30 May 1893
Sent from London

Sends life of his father, whose correspondence with Mill may be interesting

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.175
Date range 30 May 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.175 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 14 September 1894
Sent from Haslemere, Surrey

Thanks for gift of The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley; Lady Tennyson

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.177
Date range 14 September 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.177 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 25 February 1895
Sent from Ware [Hertfordshire]

Asks Huxley to recommend a manual of Physiology embodying an account of Evolution

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.179
Date range 25 February 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.179 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Leonard Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 14 September 1895
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

Would like to show him some of Huxley's writing and notes of a talk with Tennyson

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.181
Date range 14 September 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.181 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Leonard Huxley from WARD, Wilfrid Philip, FSA (1856-1916), 27 June 1898
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

Sends dates and titles of Huxley's communications to the Metaphysical Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.183
Date range 27 June 1898
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.183 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, William George (1812-1882), 2 July 1878
Sent from Ware [Hertfordshire]

Questions respecting Hume and Marcus Antonius

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.185
Date range 2 July 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.185 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WARD, W S, 30 December 1873
Sent from New York, USA

Understands from W Saville Kent [qv] that Huxley favours the establishment of an aquarium; as scientific editor of Appleton's Journal invites Huxley to contribute an article on the subject

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.187
Date range 30 December 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.187 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WATERHOUSE, George Robert (1810-1888), 19 April 1861
Sent from Jermyn Street, London

Arrangements for the division between the British Museum and the Geological Museum of the collection of fossils of [John] Gray [of Hagley] [See History of the Collections contained in the Natural History Departments of the British Museum i, 293]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.189
Date range 19 April 1861
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.189 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WATSON, Henry, 1 November 1891
Sent from Clausthal, Germany

Sends drawing and description of a living larval fish (?) found in a wash-basin

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.190
Date range 1 November 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.190 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WATSON, John Forbes, MD (1827-1892), 19 November 1868
Sent from India Office, London

Offers a large collection of photographs of the peoples of India for exhibition at the Ethnological Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.192
Date range 19 November 1868
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.192 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WATSON, John Forbes, MD (1827-1892), 28 November 1868
Sent from India Office, London

Arranging for photographs to be sent

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.194
Date range 28 November 1868
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.194 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WATTEVILLE, Armand de (1846-1925), 19 June 1889
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

Mr Clark working at Gentians on Huxley's advice, is recovering under Watteville's care and wants employment in teaching

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.195
Date range 19 June 1889
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.195 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WATTS, Charles Albert (1858 - ), 10 September 1883
Sent from Milford, Surrey

Origin of the term Agnostic; no sect of Agnostics or creed of Agnosticism
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.196
Date range 10 September 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.196 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WATTS, Charles Albert (1858 - ), 23 May 1892
Sent from London

Disclaims for his committee any connection with the Freethinkers who use scurrility as a weapon in their propoganda

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.199
Date range 23 May 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.199 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WAUGH, (Rev) Benjamin (1839-1908), 6 April 1895
Sent from London

Regrets to hear of Huxley's illness; asks if he will be an Honorary Vice-President of the National Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.202
Date range 6 April 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.202 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEBB, Edward Alfred (Died 1913), 19 April 1887
Sent from Chislehurst, Surrey

Huxley's paper on Gentians at Linnean Society [Journal of the Linnean Society of London - Botany xxiv, 101; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley iv, 612]; sends reference to Kerner's works

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.203
Date range 19 April 1887
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.203 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEBSTER, James Claude, 15 March 1879
Sent from London

[To J D Hooker]. Sends newspaper cutting re Count Verey alias Samoisky [cf HOOKER, J D, No 221]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 2.236
Date range 15 March 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 2.236 Box Number 2 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEBSTER, John, 6 July 1883
Sent from London

Congratulations on Huxley's election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.205
Date range 6 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.205 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WEBSTER, William, 27 September 1875
Sent from Aberdeen, Scotland

Has just parted from Huxley, who has gone to Elgin; sends press account of the last meeting of the University Council under his Rectorship

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.207
Date range 27 September 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.207 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEDGWOOD, Hensleigh, MA (1803-1891), [March 1874]
Sent from London

Sends three "spirit" photographs; he was present at the exposure and development of the plates and considers fraud impossible

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.209
Date range March 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.209 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WEDGWOOD, Hensleigh, MA (1803-1891), 14 March 1874
Sent from London

Comments on the photographs and gives reasons for believing that they are fraudulent
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.213
Date range 14 March 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.213 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEDGWOOD, Hensleigh, MA (1803-1891), [17 March 1874]
Sent from Down [House]

Will have further photographs taken with his own plates and with certain precautions

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.215
Date range 17 March 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.215 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEDGWOOD, Hensleigh, MA (1803-1891), 17 October 1879
Sent from London

Details of further seances with mediums in which he has participated

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.217
Date range 17 October 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.217 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEDGWOOD, Hensleigh, MA (1803-1891), 1874

3 photographs of Wedgwood with a "spirit"

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.221-223
Date range 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.221-223 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEISMANN, Friedrich Leopold August, FMRS (1834-1914), 28 November 1875
Sent from Freiberg, Germany

Sends two short papers; has been unable to use microscope for three years owing to eye trouble
Written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.224
Date range 28 November 1875
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.224 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEISMANN, Friedrich Leopold August, FMRS (1834-1914), 17 July 1883
Sent from Freiberg, Germany

Sends copies of his Die Entstehung der Sexualzellen bei den Hydromedusen (Jena, 1883), for Huxley and for Royal Society
Written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.225
Date range 17 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.225 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WEITBRECHT, Georg (Died 1916), 12 February 1871
Sent from Yellow Springs, Ohio, USA

Letter signed by Weitbrecht and 12 others from Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, asking Huxley to write a work for students on Sexual Physiology and Pathology

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.226
Date range 12 February 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.226 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WELCKER, Hermann (1822-1897), 20 April 1866
Sent from Halle [Germany]

On the Neanderthal skull and its affinities
Written in German

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.227
Date range 20 April 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.227 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WELD, Charles Richard (113-1869), 7 November 1852
Sent from Royal Society, London

As Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society announces that a Royal Medal has been awarded to Huxley for his paper on Medusae in the Philosophical Transactions [1849, ii, 413; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 9]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.230
Date range 7 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.230 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WELDON, Walter Frank Raphael, FRS (Died 1906), 25 January 1893
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

The amendment moved by Professor Beaumont and seconded by Lankester he considers fatal to the ends desired [Reform at University College, London] and therefore withdraws the scheme submitted by him
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.232
Date range 25 January 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.232 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WELLS, Herbert George (1866 - ), May 1895
Sent from Woking, Surrey

Sends [The Time Machine], the idea of degeneracy following security was the result of biological study

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.233
Date range May 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.233 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WELLS, (Sir) Thomas Spencer, Bt, FRCS (1818-1897), 6 May [1868]
Sent from Royal Institution, London

On Huxley's complaints of delay in publishing his letters in the Medical Times

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.235
Date range 6 May 1868
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.235 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WESTLAKE, John, LLD (1828-1913), 10 December 1884
Sent from Chelsea, London

Asks Huxley as President of the Royal Society, to sign a memorial (not specified) to Gladstone

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.236
Date range 10 December 1884
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.236 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WESTLEY, J O, 12 August 1890
Sent from British Guiana

Asks for autograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 28.237
Date range 12 August 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 28.237 Box Number 28 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHATELY, Richard, DD (1787-1863), Archbishop of Dublin, 11 April 1858
Sent from [Dublin]

[To T Arnold]. Encloses letter he has written to person not named

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.1
Date range 11 April 1858
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.1 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHEATLEY, Henry Benjamin, FSA (Died 1917), 7 July 1883
Sent from London

Congratulations on Huxley's election as President of the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.2
Date range 7 July 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.2 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHEATLEY, L A, 19 August 1892
Sent from London

Congratulations on Huxley's being made a Privy Councillor

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.4
Date range 19 August 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.4 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITEBROOK, (Rev) John C, 27 January 1892
Sent from London

Physiological enquiry as to the Sacramental elements, whether they are voided or absorbed into the body

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.6
Date range 27 January 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.6 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WHITEBROOK, (Rev) John C, 3 February 1892
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

Huxley's reply to no 04398 [Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 336]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.10
Date range 3 February 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.10 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITELEGGE, Thomas, 11 September 1895
Sent from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

[To Sir John Lubbock]. Sends photograph of a self-portrait of Huxley made in Sydney in 1848

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 30.177
Date range 11 September 1895
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 30.177 Box Number 30 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITFIELD, Mary H (wife of Edwin Whitfield), 9 August 1894
Sent from Oxford

Greetings from an admirer who attended Huxley's lectures when young and has now heard him again at the British Association

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.14
Date range 9 August 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.14 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITLEY, John R, 20 April 1892
Sent from Putney, London

Having taken Huxley's advice as to the education of his son, now informs him that the results have surpassed all expectations

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.16
Date range 20 April 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.16 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITRIDGE, F W, 22 April 1892
Sent from London

From a solicitor on legal business

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.18
Date range 22 April 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.18 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITWORTH, (Sir) Joseph, Bt, FRS (1803-1887), 3 May 1873
Sent from Matlock, Derbyshire

Invitation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.20
Date range 3 May 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.20 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHITWORTH, (Sir) Joseph, Bt, FRS (1803-1887), nd

Two signed photographs

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.21-22
Formats Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier 29.21-22 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WHYMPER, Edward, FRSE (1840-1911), 2 July 1892
Sent from London

Thanks for gift of Controverted Questions

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.23
Date range 2 July 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.23 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WIJHE, J W van (1856-1930), 1 March 1893
Sent from Groningen, Netherlands

Sends his paper on Amphioxus; asks for Huxley's papers on same

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.24
Date range 1 March 1893
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.24 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILBERFORCE, Samuel, DD (1805-1873), Bishop of Oxford, afterwards of Winchester, 30 January [1871]
Sent from Petworth, Sussex

Thanks for reference to an article (not specified)

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.25
Date range 30 January 1871
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.25 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILBERFORCE, Wilfrid Ignatius, 1 March 1891
Sent from London

Observations on Huxley's article in Nineteenth Century, March 1891 [=The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley v, 393]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.26
Date range 1 March 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.26 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WILBERFORCE, Wilfrid Ignatius, [2 March 1891]
Sent from [London]

Declines entering into correspondence on his criticisms
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.29
Date range 2 March 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.29 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLEMOES-SUHM, Rudolf von (1847-1874), 11 February 1873
Sent from Teneriffe

Is sending manuscript of a paper on Amphipoda for publication in England; is enjoying the voyage and has collected much material for study; Wyville Thomson's efficient leadership; is especially interested in Siphonophora; large quantities of Mollusca and Bachiopoda have been dredged, as well as Spirula
Written in German

[Willemoes-Suhm was a brilliant young naturalist, a pupil of Siebold [qv], recommended by Huxley for a post in the Ceylon Museum, but joined the Challenger staff. His letters written during the voyage were posthumously published "Challenger-Briefe von R V Willemoes-Suhm, 1872-75; nach dem Tode des Verfassers herangsgegeben von seiner Mutter", Leipsic, 1877. Copies of his letters to Professor Siebold are in the library of the Royal College of Surgeons of England]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.31
Date range 11 February 1873
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.31 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLEMOES-SUHM, Rudolf von (1847-1874), 5 June 1874
Sent from Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Collections in the Antarctic; life in Sydney; results of dredging in the harbour

[Willemoes-Suhm was a brilliant young naturalist, a pupil of Siebold [qv], recommended by Huxley for a post in the Ceylon Museum, but joined the Challenger staff. His letters written during the voyage were posthumously published "Challenger-Briefe von R V Willemoes-Suhm, 1872-75; nach dem Tode des Verfassers herangsgegeben von seiner Mutter", Leipsic, 1877. Copies of his letters to Professor Siebold are in the library of the Royal College of Surgeons of England]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.33
Date range 5 June 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.33 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLEMOES-SUHM, Rudolf von (1847-1874), 2 September 1874
Sent from Cape York

Would like to remain in England after the voyage and obtain a professorship in London; new species found; has a talking parrot for Mrs Huxley

[Willemoes-Suhm was a brilliant young naturalist, a pupil of Siebold [qv], recommended by Huxley for a post in the Ceylon Museum, but joined the Challenger staff. His letters written during the voyage were posthumously published "Challenger-Briefe von R V Willemoes-Suhm, 1872-75; nach dem Tode des Verfassers herangsgegeben von seiner Mutter", Leipsic, 1877. Copies of his letters to Professor Siebold are in the library of the Royal College of Surgeons of England]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.37
Date range 2 September 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.37 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, John, 3 May 1867
Sent from Oxford

A case of 2nd and 3rd fingers of both hands and corresponding toes of both feet united, as hereditary in a family [cf a similar case of polydactylism (not syndactylism) in MEYERS, S F, No 1; The Collected Essays of Thomas Henry Huxley ii, 35]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.41
Date range 3 May 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.41 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 18 April 1852
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

Is working on Echinodermata and calls to borrow Muller's papers analysed by Huxley [Annals and Magazine of Natural History Series 2, viii, 1; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 103]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.43
Date range 18 April 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.43 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 25 April 1852
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

Is preparing a paper on Echinodermata for Transactions of the Royal Institution of South Wales; wants to know Muller's treatment of the blood and vascular system

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.44
Date range 25 April 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.44 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 7 July 1852
Sent from London

Editor of Annals and Magazine of Natural History has placed Williams's paper on the Structure of Starfishes in his hands as referee, but for reasons stated at length cannot recommend acceptance
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.45
Date range 7 July 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.45 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 9 July 1852
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

Asks Huxley to reconsider his decision in view of facts set out in detail

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.47
Date range 9 July 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.47 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 10 July 1852
Sent from London

Cannot recommend acceptance; remarks on the additional points raised
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.51
Date range 10 July 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.51 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 12 July 1852
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

An impassioned rejoinder [cf Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 112]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.53
Date range 12 July 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.53 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 7 February 1856
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

Wishes Huxley to communicate a paper for him to the Royal Society

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.54
Date range 7 February 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.54 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, [8 February 1856]
Sent from [London]

Declines the proposition
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.55
Date range 8 February 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.55 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMS, Thomas, MD, 13 February 1856
Sent from Swansea, South Wales

Is quite satisfied with Huxley's decision and regrets his hostile attitude on a former occasion

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.56
Date range 13 February 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.56 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMSON, Alexander William, FRS (1824-1904), 8 July [1870]
Sent from University College, London

The Faculty of Science at London University

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.58
Date range 8 July 1870
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.58 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMSON, (Rev) David R, 12 March 1891
Sent from Kirkmaiden [Scotland]

Presents copy of his Poems of Nature and Life and has sent copy to Tyndall, who sent a long appreciative letter; reads Huxley's Nineteenth Century articles

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.60
Date range 12 March 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.60 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMSON, William Crawford, FRS (1816-1895), 19 October 1852
Sent from Manchester

Is working upon the anatomy of the Rotifera and discusses various points raised by Huxley's paper [Transactions of Microscopical Science, NS i, 1; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley i, 126]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.62
Date range 19 October 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.62 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLIAMSON, William Crawford, FRS (1816-1895), 28 October 1856
Sent from Manchester

Definition of the Echinodermata (with diagrams)

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.64
Date range 28 October 1856
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.64 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLS, (Sir) Alfred, QC (1828-1912), 4 March 1881
Sent from Inner Temple, London

The London Sanitary Protection Association; defects in its constitution and methods

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.66
Date range 4 March 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.66 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WILLS, (Sir) Alfred, QC (1828-1912), 6 March 1881
Sent from [London]

[To Secretary, London Sanitary Protection Association]. Resigns from the Council
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.69
Date range 6 March 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.69 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLS, (Sir) Alfred, QC (1828-1912), 10 March 1881
Sent from Inner Temple, London

The Association considers Huxley's resignation has done them an injury; the Association is to cease its activity until incorporated

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.70
Date range 10 March 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.70 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILLS, (Sir) Alfred, QC (1828-1912), 26 March 1882
Sent from Esher, Surrey

An instance of the responsibilities which might have been incurred by the writer and Huxley if the Association had proceeded without incorporation

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.72
Date range 26 March 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.72 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILSON, (Rev) James Maunce, MA (1836-1931), 3 November 1881
Sent from Clifton College [Bristol]

Asks Huxley to draw up a statement of rules for School Sanitation for use in Clifton College and elsewhere

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.78
Date range 3 November 1881
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.78 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILSON, (Rev) James Maunce, MA (1836-1931), 20 February 1890
Sent from Clifton College

Invites Huxley to visit the College and give an address; personal news

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.80
Date range 20 February 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.80 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WILTSHIRE, Thomas, FGS (1826-1902), 9 January 1892
Sent from Lewisham, London

The Presidency of the Palaeontographical Society being now vacant by the death of Owen, asks Huxley if he would accept it

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.81
Date range 9 January 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.81 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WINDLE, (Sir) Bertram Coghill Alan (1858-1929), 8 December 1886
Sent from Queen's College, Birmingham

Is working on human and animal dentition, especially of the dog; as Huxley refers to the subject in Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1880, does not wish to duplicate researches if Huxley intends to continue them

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.82
Date range 8 December 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.82 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WINGFIELD, Frederick, 10 June 1890
Sent from Hertford

Felix Rocquaine [qv], whose work The Revolutionary Spirit he is translating into English, desires the work to be dedicated to Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.83
Date range 10 June 1890
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.83 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WINGFIELD, Frederick, 12 March 1891
Sent from Hertford

Sends Social Evolution edited by him

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.85
Date range 12 March 1891
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.85 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WISTAR, Isaac Jones (1827-1905), 4 January 1894
Sent from Eastbourne, Sussex

Thanks and appreciation of the Hayden Geological Medal awarded by Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences [Wistar was President of the Academy]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.85bis
Date range 4 January 1894
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.85bis Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOD, C S, 24 February 1864
Sent from Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Defects in knowledge and teaching of Owen's protégé, Professor Halford; the differences between Man, Gorilla, and Macaque; the Geological Museum at Melbourne

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.86
Date range 24 February 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.86 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOD, (Sir) Henry Trueman (1845-1929), 23 March 1886
Sent from Society of Arts [London]

Thanks Huxley for proposed memorial on the Fishery Board which is being considered by a committee; asks leave to publish it in Journal of the Society of Arts

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.87
Date range 23 March 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.87 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOD, Wallace, 4 March 1892
Sent from New York, USA

Invites Huxley to contribute to a symposium on "The Man of the Future" for the North American Review

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.90
Date range 4 March 1892
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.90 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOODWARD, Henry, FRS (1832-1921), 2 February 1876
Sent from London

Congratulates Huxley on the award of the Wollaston Medal

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.92
Date range 2 February 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.92 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOODWARD, Samuel Pickworth (1821-1865), 29 November 1852
Sent from British Museum, London

Land and freshwater Mollusca; a Belgian collection acquired by the museum

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.93
Date range 29 November 1852
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.93 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WOOLNER, Thomas, RA (1825-1892), 5 December 1877
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

The bust of Huxley is finished and ready for inspection

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.95
Date range 5 December 1877
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.95 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOLNER, Thomas, RA (1825-1892), 10 January 1878
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

Thanks for cheque; wishes to exhibit the bust at the Royal Academy

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.96
Date range 10 January 1878
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.96 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOLNER, Thomas, RA (1825-1892), 10 April 1879
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

Has put bust in hand and will complete as quickly as possible

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.97
Date range 10 April 1879
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.97 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to Mrs Huxley from WOOLNER, Thomas, RA (1825-1892), 4 July 1882
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

Will assist in the election of F Waller [Huxley's son-in-law] to the Savile Club

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.98
Date range 4 July 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.98 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WOOLNER, Thomas, RA (1825-1892), nd
Sent from Welbeck Street [London]

Acceptance of invitation [upper part missing]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.99
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.99 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WORDEN, Fannie S, 14 September 1876
Sent from New York, USA

Asks for autograph

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.100
Date range 14 September 1876
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.100 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 20 November 1860
Sent from London

Cost of printing [Natural History Review]; compiling the bibliography
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.102
Date range 20 November 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.102 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 30 November 1860
Sent from London

Manuscript of the greater part of Natural History Review ready; Broca's paper to follow; the Botanical Bibliography
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.105
Date range 30 November 1860
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.105 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 11 May 1861
Sent from London

Change of printer for the Natural History Review; printing to be supervised by Williams & Norgate and proofs by Busk; will correct proofs of Hyrtl's papers; criticisms of Natural History Review; papers for July issue
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.107
Date range 11 May 1861
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.107 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 14 January 1862
Sent from London

An anonymous manuscript sent for Natural History Review for which he takes no responsibility; hopes to visit Dublin
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.109
Date range 14 January 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.109 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [February 1862]
Sent from [London]

Is well supplied with matter for Natural History Review; wishes to be excused from lecturing in Dublin
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.111
Date range February 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.111 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 27 February [1862]
Sent from [London]

Will lecture on March 25; has accepted invitation to stay with Jukes
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.113
Date range 27 February 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.113 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 8 March 1862
Sent from London

Ladies to be admitted to his lecture
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.115
Date range 8 March 1862
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.115 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 30 October 1863
Sent from London

Has a good man in view as a candidate for the Galway chair
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.116
Date range 30 October 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.116 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 2 November 1863
Sent from London

Wright's guess correct, Cleland is the man Huxley has in view
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.118
Date range 2 November 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.118 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 6 December [1863]
Sent from London

Proofs of Natural History Review in slip, not page; articles should be signed; the bibliography
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.120
Date range 6 December 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.120 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 31 December 1863
Sent from London

Will supply specimens of Conularia from the Museum if official application made; Cleland's appointment
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.122
Date range 31 December 1863
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.122 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 3 August 1864
Sent from Kirkwall, Orkney

Is cruising for the Fishery Commission; is unable to take any action on the delinquencies of the party (not named) unless an official complaint is made
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.124
Date range 3 August 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.124 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 18 August 1864
Sent from Dublin

Unable to accept Wright's hospitality as he has to stay with his colleagues
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.126
Date range 18 August 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.126 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 9 November 1865
Sent from Dublin

Asks Huxley if he can undertake working out a large collection of fossil fishes and reptiles from the Irish Coal Beds; has sent photographs of some to Sir P Egerton, who thinks they are new; British Association have made a grant; will present duplicates to Jermyn Street

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.128
Date range 9 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.128 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 10 November 1865
Sent from London

Although very busy with other work, the offer is so tempting that he proposes to come to Dublin to see the collection
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.130
Date range 10 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.130 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [12 November 1865]
Sent from Dublin

Will have all the fossils ready for Huxley's inspection, but suggests a week's postponement as the fossiliferous seam is now being worked and will produce more specimens; invites Huxley to be his guest

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.132
Date range 12 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.132 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 13 November 1865
Sent from London

Accepts invitation and fixes date
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.134
Date range 13 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.134 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 15 November 1865
Sent from Dublin

Asks Huxley to travel at night to save time; will have no party but has asked only Jukes and Haughton to dine

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.135
Date range 15 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.135 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 20 November 1865
Sent from Dublin

Has obtained further fossils; arrangements for Huxley's visit

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.136
Date range 20 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.136 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 22 November [1865]
Sent from London

Will travel by night to save time [Huxley arrived in Dublin on 24 November and returned on 25th]
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.138
Date range 22 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.138 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 27 November 1865
Sent from London

Wishes to have a clear understanding with all parties concerned as to his authority to determine and publish the fossils, and has written to Brownrigg
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.139
Date range 27 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.139 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 29 November 1865
Sent from London

[To W B Brownrigg, the discoverer of the fossils]. Before publishing a note of the discovery in the Academy or taking any other steps, wishes to know definitely if it is Brownrigg's intention that he should describe and publish the fossils [See BROWNRIGG, W B, No 1]
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.141
Date range 29 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.141 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 27 November 1865
Sent from London

Draft copy of no 04470
Draft or copy letter by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.141
Date range 27 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.141 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 28 November 1865
Sent from Dublin

Is getting the fossils selected by Huxley packed, and has diagrams prepared for the Academy; is sure that Brownrigg will give consent and assistance; surrenders all his claims to Huxley; asks Huxley to have drawings made for Royal Irish Academy [Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy xxiv (1871), 351; The Scientific Memoirs of Thomas Henry Huxley iii, 180]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.143
Date range 28 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.143 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 30 November 1865
Sent from London

Has had a very satisfactory reply from Brownrigg [qv]; suggests that Wright should describe and publish the fossils with Huxley's help, or that a joint paper should be written by them
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.145
Date range 30 November 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.145 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 2 December 1865
Sent from Dublin

Is most anxious that Huxley should undertake the work singly, but if insisted upon will accept the second alternative

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.147
Date range 2 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.147 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 4 December 1865
Sent from London

Thinks a preliminary notice should be sent to Royal Irish Academy and will send notes for it, Wright to give an account of the discovery; the Natural History Review is suffering from delays; is weary of it
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.149
Date range 4 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.149 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [5 December 1865]
Sent from Dublin

Has made important new finds at Jarrow Colliery; the specimens selected by Huxley have been packed and will be sent in a few days

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.150
Date range 5 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.150 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 9 December 1865
Sent from London

Specimens have not yet arrived; should lose no time in sending preliminary reports to Royal Irish Academy
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.152
Date range 9 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.152 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 10 December 1865
Sent from London

Has just heard that boxes have arrived; asks Wright to send new specimens to be engraved by Dinkel; thinks paper should be lodged with Royal Irish Academy even if not immediately read
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.153
Date range 10 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.153 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 12 December 1865
Sent from London

Has examined contents of boxes; certain specimens missing; proceeding with engraving; suggests application for a grant for illustrations
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.155
Date range 12 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.155 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 13 December 1865
Sent from Dublin

The missing specimens were taken out as the box was too heavy, and will be sent later; suggests naming one new species after Mr Bradley, the coal owner, and another after Dobbs, his agent; asks for estimate of plates so as to apply for grant; suggested classification; the Natural History Review moribund

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.157
Date range 13 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.157 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 15 December 1865
Sent from London

Sends proofs of Plate i; Dinkel's charge is moderate for time and trouble involved; is 50 granted by Royal Irish Academy, the Government grant can be held in reserve; barbarous latinization of the complimentary names; classification
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.161
Date range 15 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.161 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 18 December 1865
Sent from Dublin

Another box on its way; specification of contents and what should be figured; the Royal Irish Academy has granted 50

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.164
Date range 18 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.164 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 19 December 1865
Sent from Dublin

Has written out preliminary notice for Royal Irish Academy, but the new specimens will probably involve considerable alterations of determination in the final paper; comments on Huxley's [illegible] manuscript

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.166
Date range 19 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.166 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 21 December 1865
Sent from London

Acknowledges arrival of second batch of specimens
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.168
Date range 21 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.168 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 22 December 1865
Sent from London

Has examined the specimens in the second batch; a fine specimen of Ophiderpeton, Keraterpeton, and other genera
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.169
Date range 22 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.169 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 23 December 1865
Sent from Dublin

Discussion of Huxley's remarks on the genera

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.171
Date range 23 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.171 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 26 December 1865
Sent from London

Further discussion of the specimens
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.173
Date range 26 December 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.173 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 4 January 1866
Sent from London

Is proceeding with the diagrams; the preliminary account published in Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London iii, 165; end of the Natural History Review
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.175
Date range 4 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.175 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 6 January 1866
Sent from London

Sends manuscript notes on the Jarrow Labyrinthodonts and their characters
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.177
Date range 6 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.177 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [7 January 1866]
Sent from Dublin

Remarks on the notes; approves the notice in Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London; the paper for Royal Irish Academy

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.180
Date range 7 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.180 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 9 January 1866
Sent from London

Further discussion of the features of the genera
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.182
Date range 9 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.182 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 11 January 1866
Sent from Dublin

Wants information from the engraver Dinkel as to the cost of printing the plates for the Royal Irish Academy Committee; the title of the paper; recalls the stipulation by Huxley for a joint paper [no 04474]; a misapprehension

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.187
Date range 11 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.187 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [12 January 1866]
Sent from London

A deadlock; both parties seem to have misunderstood one another; if Wright withdraws, Huxley will also
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.189
Date range 12 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.189 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 13 January 1866
Sent from Dublin

Defends his interpretation of joint authorship; suggests the preliminary account be withdrawn from the Royal Irish Academy and published in Annals and Magazine of Natural History

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.192
Date range 13 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.192 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 17 January 1866
Sent from London

Insists on the condition that he alone shall be responsible for his own work and for nothing else; thinks Annals and Magazine of Natural History unsuitable and suggests Geological Magazine
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.194
Date range 17 January 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.194 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 3 February 1866
Sent from London

In the Geological Magazine is a letter from Baily claiming the credit of discovering the fossils, which is entirely due to Brownrigg and Wright; wishes to print Royal Irish Academy report in next issue with a note denying Baily's claim
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.196
Date range 3 February 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.196 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 4 February 1866
Sent from Dublin

Does not take Baily's claim seriously, but is quite willing that the report be published

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.198
Date range 4 February 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.198 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [8 February 1866]
Sent from Dublin

Does not see Geological Magazine; asks Huxley to send it; Baily's duplicity; will send Royal Irish Academy report

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.201
Date range 8 February 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.201 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 9 February 1866
Sent from Dublin

Has obtained Geological Magazine; considers Baily's letter beneath notice; sends further coal fossils; has Huxley's manuscript but cannot get his own from the newspaper reporter

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.203
Date range 9 February 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.203 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 15 February [1866]
Sent from London

Has examined the last fossils; discussion of them
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.205
Date range 15 February 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.205 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 15 June 1866
Sent from Dublin

Council of Royal Irish Academy are asking for Huxley's manuscript for printing

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.207
Date range 15 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.207 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 16 June 1866
Sent from London

Progress and cost of the plates, of which there are now 5 (one double); would like another if the grant will allow
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.208
Date range 16 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.208 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 20 June 1866
Sent from Dublin

Must have manuscript immediately as session is ending and a vote is required to order printing and pay for plates; the cost of plates leaves insufficient for printing, so extra plates impossible

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.210
Date range 20 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.210 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 22 June [1866]
Sent from London

Will finish manuscript and send it off; asks Wright to prefix the introductory part
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.211
Date range 22 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.211 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 27 June 1866
Sent from London

Sent off manuscript and is anxious to hear of its arrival
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.213
Date range 27 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.213 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 28 June 1866
Sent from Dublin

Manuscript arrived safely and has been sent to Royal Irish Academy

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.214
Date range 28 June 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.214 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 28 July 1866
Sent from London

Hears that in spite of all the pressure put upon him to complete the manuscript it was not ordered to be printed as Wright's portion was not sent in
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.215
Date range 28 July 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.215 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 31 July 1866
Sent from Roundstone, County Galway, Ireland

Understood from Secretary of Royal Irish Academy that printing of Huxley's part would proceed, his own part being reprinted from Geological Magazine; would like some of the fossils sent to Nottingham to show [at British Association meeting]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.217
Date range 31 July 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.217 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 22 November 1866
Sent from Dublin

Sends Huxley's manuscript and slip proofs; advanced payment to engraver out of his own pocket; lettering of plates not in accordance with manuscript

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.218
Date range 22 November 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.218 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), [23 November 1866]
Sent from London

Dinkel does not letter his plates; this is done by the lithographer; is surprised that the plates were printed off before he had passed them; has had no proof plates from Hanhart, the lithographer
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.220
Date range 23 November 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.220 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 25 November 1866
Sent from Dublin

Dinkel having said the plates were ready for lithographing, they were sent to the Secretary of the Royal Irish Academy, who ordered Hanhart to lose no time in printing them; was quite unaware that Huxley would have any further alterations to make; has told Hanhart to send proofs to Huxley at once

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.222
Date range 25 November 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.222 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 3 December 1866
Sent from Dublin

Secretary of the Royal Irish Academy wants next part of Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy ready by the 12th; asks Huxley to return proofs immediately

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.224
Date range 3 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.224 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 4 December 1866
Sent from London

Will return proofs tomorrow, but must see a revise; will not consent to any alteration of title unless the Royal Irish Academy object and refuse to print the second part; severe reprimand for lack of proper co-operation
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.225
Date range 4 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.225 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 4 December 1866
Sent from London

Duplicate of no 04514
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.228
Date range 4 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.228 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 6 December 1866
Sent from Dublin

Proofs arrived and sent to printers for revise

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.232
Date range 6 December 1866
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.232 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 19 January 1867
Sent from Dublin

Sends letter from Secretary of Royal Irish Academy [Ingram, qv]

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.233
Date range 19 January 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.233 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 21 January 1867
Sent from London

Returns Ingram's letter; is willing to pay his share of the excess expenditure
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.234
Date range 21 January 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.234 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 26 February 1867
Sent from London

Grant by Royal Society for continuation of the publication of the Irish fossils
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.235
Date range 26 February 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.235 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 27 July 1867
Sent from London

Is arranging to return the specimens to Ireland
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.237
Date range 27 July 1867
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.237 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, Edward Perceval, MD (1834-1910), 31 March 1874
Sent from London

Conveys his thanks, through Wright as Secretary to the Royal Irish Academy, for electing him an Honorary Member
Original letter, signed, by Huxley

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.239
Date range 31 March 1874
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.239 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, (Lieutenant Colonel) Robert Temple, FRCS (1843-1902), 22 July 1882
Sent from Nagpore, India

A long, rambling, and friendly letter from an admirer with many pithy and interesting remarks

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.240
Date range 22 July 1882
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.240 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter from T H Huxley to WRIGHT, William, 8 November 1886
Sent from St Andrews, Scotland

Sends his book on Hume

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.248
Date range 8 November 1886
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.248 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WROTTESLEY, (Sir) John, 2nd Baron (1798-1867), 23 May 1865
Sent from St James's Palace, London

Committee of House of Lords on the Public Schools Bill desire answers to questions enclosed

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.250
Date range 23 May 1865
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.250 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WYMAN, Jeffries (1814-1874), 19 August 1864
Sent from Cambridge, Mass, USA

Anatomy of the ear in the skate; correction of an error

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.253
Date range 19 August 1864
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.253 Box Number 29 Series 1w
Letter to T H Huxley from WYNNE, Owen Slaney (1842-1908), 19 June 1883
Sent from Bala, North Wales

Hearing that Huxley requires specimens of trout, is arranging to send some

Creator Huxley, Thomas Henry
Control 29.255
Date range 19 June 1883
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier 29.255 Box Number 29 Series 1w

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