Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Sources.
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Henry Fairfield Osborn papers
Identifier: Mss .O835
Dates: 1877-1935; Majority of material found within 1908-1935
Alfred Russel Wallace correspondence
Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 100213305]
Identifier: Mss .W3551
Scope and Contents The collection consists almost entirely of handwritten, signed letters from Wallace to Cockerell, along with a few postcards. There are also one letter from Wallace's wife, Annie, and four letters (one typewritten) and a postcard from Wallace's son, William, following Wallace's death; and one newspaper clipping. The bulk of the letters are an ongoing one-sided conversation between the two naturalists on their scientific work and theories, beginning with a discussion of Wallace's book,...