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Reference numberEC/1826/12
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TitleSmyth, William Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationCaptn William Henry Smyth. of the Royal [Navy] of James Street Westminster a gentleman versed in the Science of Nautical Astronomy. being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society, we whose names are hereunto subscribed , do, on our personal Knowledge, recommend him as deserving that honour, and likely to prove a valuable & useful Member
ProposersG Cockburn; John Barrow; Wm Johnstone Hope; Wm Edwd Parry; Phillip P King; Henry Foster; Thomas Amyot; Chas Konig; E Goodenough; Wm Henry Fitton; J Deas Thomson; Cha Lyell; Frans Beaufort; J South; Gil Blane; Basil Hall; Robert Brown; D Cresswell; James Mangles; Peter Evan Turnbull; James Holman; Wm Marsden; Charles Babbage
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Smyth, William Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA5062Smyth; William Henry (1788 - 1865)1788 - 1865
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