Warren D. Mohr assembled this
collection of material related to Charles Darwin. It contains correspondence, photographs,
prints, ephemera, and clippings.
Charles Darwin, an English naturalist, revolutionized the study of evolution. Born in 1809
to a prominent family, his father Robert Darwin was a physician, and the son of English
poet, philosopher and naturalist Erasmus Darwin. His mother, Susannah Wedgwood Darwin, was
the daughter of industrialist-potter and abolitionist Josiah Wedgwood.
(2 boxes); 1 unit (70 items)
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