|Title||Kay, Joseph Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society|
|Description||Printed certificate form not used|
|Citation||Lieutenant Joseph Henry Kay of the Royal Navy. A Gentleman well versed in the various branches of Nautical Astronomy and Terrestrial Magnetism being desirous of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society,|
We whose names are here unto subscribed do of our personal Knowledge recomend [sic] him as highly deserving of that Honor and likely to become a useful and valuable member.
Van Diemens Land
|Proposers||E Eardley Wilmot; Everard Home; J E Bicheno; Chas J B Riddell; Jas Clark Ross; F Beaufort; Edward Sabine; H Lloyd; William Chadwell Mylne; W J Frodsham; J F W Herschel|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA4898||Kay; Joseph Henry (1814 - 1875)||1814 - 1875|