Reference numberEC/1771/15
TitleKing, John Glen: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Revd John Glen King MA Chaplain to the Society of British Merchants at St Petersburg, a Gentleman well versed in all branches of polite & useful literature & Author of a pamphlet Entitled "ALetter to His Excellency Count xxx on Poetry, Painting, & Sculpture." And who has made the history and antiquities of the Russian Empire, both civil & ecclesiastical, a particular study, being desirous of becoming a Member of the Royal Society, is recommended by us on our personal knowledge, as highly deserving of that honour
ProposersM Maty; H Stebbing; T Anguish; S Harper; J Dargent
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King, John Glen: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7185King; John Glen (1732 - 1787)1732 - 1787
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