Record

Reference numberEC/1779/04
Previous numbersCert IV, 15; A56472
LevelItem
TitleThompson, Benjamin, Count Rumford: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationBenjamin Thompson Esq, of Concord in the Province of New Hampshire in New England, A Gentleman well versed in natural Knowledge and in many Branches of Polite Learning, being desirous of the honor of Admission into this Society; We, whose names are underwritten, do on our personal Knowledge recommend him as highly deserving of that honor and likely to prove an useful and valuable Member
ProposersThomas De Grey Junr; T Anguish; John Peachey; O Salusbury Brereton; J Lockman; Ph Duval; Dan Solander; Richd Kaye; John Ingen Housz; Cha Hutton
Access statusOpen
Image

Thompson, Benjamin, Count Rumford: certificate of election to the Royal Society

Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8287Thompson; Benjamin (1753 - 1814); Count Rumford; physicist1753 - 1814
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView