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Reference numberEC/1849/07
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TitleGlaisher, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Author of Two Papers in the Philosophical Transactions - on the Radiation of heat & Corrections applied to Meteorological Observations, & a paper in the Transactions of the Royal Astronomical Society - on the corrections of the orbit of Venus; and author of 'Hygrometrical Tables' & Meteorological Reports appended to the Registrar Generals Reports. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Meteorology. Eminent as a Meteorologist.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. R Willis; Louis Hayes Petit; Chas Stokes; J F W Herschel; Enfield; J Russell; John Forbes; N Arnott; B Powell
From Personal Knowledge. G B Airy; J Challis; W H Miller; John Lee; W H Smyth; Richard Sheepshanks; George Fisher; George Bishop; Thos F Colby; Fras Ronalds; Chas Brooke; John Liddell; Joseph Toynbee; Tho Galloway; J B Reade; Wrottesley; C Babbage
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Glaisher, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA8224Glaisher; James (1809 - 1903)1809 - 1903
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