Reference numberEC/1824/22
Previous numbersCert VII, 141; A06014
TitleRichardson, Sir John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationJohn Richardson MD Surgeon to the Chatham Division of Royal Marines who accompanied the Land Arctic Expedition under the Command of Captn Franklin and who is appointed to attend the one now preparing; a gentleman well skilled in Botany and other branches of Natural History, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society. We the undersigned do of our personal knowledge recommend him as highly worthy of that honor and likely to prove a useful and valuable member
ProposersJohn Franklin; Wm H Wollaston; Charles Babbage; Robert Brown; Wm Henry Fitton; Dan Moore; Alex McLeay; Everard Home; Edward Forster; Cha Stokes; J Deas Thomson; Gilbert Blane; John Barrow; Frans Beaufort; Wm Scoresby Junr; C W Pasley
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Richardson, Sir John: certificate of election to the Royal Society

Fellows associated with this archive
NA5665Richardson; Sir; John (1787 - 1865)1787 - 1865
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