Reference numberEC/1831/17
TitleWilkins, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Wilkins Esq BA of Weymouth a Gentleman well versed in various branches of Science, Author of "The Antiquities if Magna Graecia" the first architecture of Vitruvius and other works being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society, we, whose names are underwritten, do, from our personal knowledge recommend him as highly deserving of that honour and likely to become an useful and valuable member
ProposersDavies Gilbert; John Gage; T J Pettigrew; John Caley; Thomas Amyot; Chas Konig; Henry Ellis
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Wilkins, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA643Wilkins; William (1778 - 1839)1778 - 1839
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