Reference numberEC/1762/03
Previous numbersCert II, 233; A05697
TitlePlatt, Joshua: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationMr Joshua Platt at Oxford a Gentleman of Distinguished Abilities in Natural History In Particular in the Study of Fossils of which He has a large Collection from which He has drawn many Curious Discoveries & Observations Some of them have been communicated to this Society . He is Desirous of the Honour to be Admitted into the Royal Society. Wee recommend Him on Our own knowledge as a Person well Quallified to Make a usefull Member
ProposersP Collinson; Emanuel Mendes da Costa; Js Parsons; J Swinton; Nathl Bliss
Access statusOpen

Platt, Joshua: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7864Platt; Joshua (c 1696 - 1776)c 1696 - 1776
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