Personal reminiscences of Charles Darwin and of the reception of the Origin of Species, 1909

Mss.B.D25b

Date: 1909 | Size: 1 items, 22 pages

Abstract

This is the corrected typescript of an address to the American Philosophical Society commemorating the centenary of Darwin's birth and the fiftieth anniversary of the publication of the Origin of the Species on April 23, 1909.

Background note

Viscount Bryce served as the British ambassador to the United States from 1907 to 1913.

Collection Information

Physical description

1 item, 22 p.

Provenance

Received and accessioned, source unknown 07/27/1923, (58520).

General

This address was printed in APS Proceedings 48(1909): iii.

Indexing Terms


Occupation(s)

  • Naturalists -- England.

Personal Name(s)

  • Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922
  • Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882

Subject(s)

  • Evolution.
  • Religion and science -- History -- 19th century.
  • Science -- History -- 19th century.