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Reference numberEC/1791/21
Previous numbersCert V, 175
LevelItem
TitleCooper, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionCertificate relates to unsuccessful second candidature. Note on certificate: 'Ballotted for and rejected Nov 17th 1791'
CitationThomas Cooper Esqr Near Bolton in Lancashire, being Desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society, we whose Names are hereunto Subscribed Do from our Personal knowledge recommend him as likly [sic] to Become a valuable Member
ProposersR Kirwan; James Watts; Mattw Boulton; Joseph Priestley; Wm Watson; Thos B Bayley; Adair Crawford; George Staunton; Thomas Percival; Thos Henry; C White; Jos Wedgwood
Access statusOpen
Related materialEC/1789/07
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