Reference numberCLP/12ii/61
TitleProposal, 'Prize. Proposed by the Academy of Surgery for the year 1742' by Michael Bermingham
DescriptionThe proposal informs of the topic of the prize for 1740 - the determination of the different species of repercussives, their actions, and use in surgery - and informs that no one was selected as a winner in that year and that the Academy would like to propose the same prize for 1742. Note on reverse of proposal reads: 'Not to be enter'd'.

Subject: Surgery

Addressed to Doctor [Cromwell] Mortimar [Mortimer]. Read to the Royal Society on 29 January 1740.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8055Mortimer; Cromwell (c 1699 - 1752)c 1699 - 1752
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