RECORD: Students, Agricultural Academy in Petrovsky, Moscow. 1882.04.24. Telegram to Francis Darwin. CUL-DAR215.12l. Edited by John van Wyhe (Darwin Online,

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Christine Chua and edited by John van Wyhe 11.2021. RN1

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Handed in at the Mosco 23.10.54  Office a] 8-26 Received here at 9.40

Date Stamp of Delivering Office FARNBORO A KENT AP24 82

To Francis Darwin Esq Down Beckenham Kent England

[Francis Darwin:] answered


with Unbounded regret we come to hear of the Heavy loss sustained by your Family the English nation and the whole civilised world and Bow our heads in profound veneration before the last remains of the great man the students of the Agricultural Academy in Petrovsky Mosco

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