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Reference numberEC/1770/15
Previous numbersCert III, 98; A00161
LevelItem
TitleArbuthnot, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationJohn Arbuthnot Esqr of Mitcham
a gentleman of great merit, well versed in natural knowledge, & having made several considerable improvements in Husbandry, being desirous of becoming a fellow of the royal society, is recom[m]ended by us on our personal knowledge of him, as being likely to become a usefull & valuable member
ProposersW Watson; Jno Blair; B Franklin; Israel Wilkes; Henry Baker; Wm James; Mat Duane; Kea Fitzgerald; Geo Eckersall; Robt Weston; S Harper
Access statusOpen
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Arbuthnot, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society

Fellows associated with this archive
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NA3865Arbuthnot; John (c 1732 - c 1799)c 1732 - c 1799
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