19 April 2011

On this day in 1882

Charles Darwin died. His wife Emma recorded the event in terse diary style:



'fatal attack at 12'

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

It would be nice to cite the source for this image, which is Darwin Online and its edition of Emma Darwin's diaries:
http://darwin-online.org.uk/EmmaDiaries.html

Karen James said...

Quite right, Anonymous. I have updated the image so that it links to the Darwin-Online link.