Reference numberEC/1794/04
TitleYoung, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationMr Thomas Young, of Little Queen Street, Westminster, a gentleman conversant with various branches of literature and science, and author of a paper on vision published in the Philosophical Transactions, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society, we recommend him from our personal knowledge as worthy of that honour, and likely to become a useful member of the society
ProposersGeorge Baker; Adair Crawford; Stephen Weston; R Farmer; Chas Townley; E W Gray; George Shaw; Jas Edwd Smith; Everard Home; Richard Brocklesby; Ch Combe; Red Montagu; M Baillie; John Walker; W Heberden Junr
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Young, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7947Young; Thomas (1773 - 1829); physician, physicist and Egyptologist1773 - 1829
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