Explore Darwin's historical journey aboard H.M.S Beagle in this story infographic from the Cambridge Library Collection .
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Thereza Story-Maskelyne 1834–1926
Marie Curie at 150 – Celebrating Women in STEM The enigmatic female figure on the cover of Darwin and Women, pointing a telescope at a murky sea, is Thereza Dillwyn Llewelyn, the daughter of the Welsh photographic pioneer John Dillwyn Llewelyn and h…
Julia Wedgwood’s Pamphlet on Women’s Suffrage
In Darwin and Women, I quoted Emma Darwin’s letter to Henrietta: ‘Snow has been both agreeable and entertaining. Yesterday we read aloud her pamphlet on suffrage, which a good deal converted Wm [William] and me.’ Snow was Emma and Charle…