Reference numberEC/1850/17
TitleRawlinson, Sir Henry Creswicke: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationHenry Creswicke Rawlinson. The Discoverer of the key to the Ancient Persian, Babylonian, and Assyrian Inscriptions in the Cuneiform character. The Author of various papers on the philology, antiquities, and Geography of Mesopotamia and Central Asia. Eminent as a Scholar.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. G R Porter; W Snow Harris; P de M Grey Egerton; W Sharpey; John P Gassiot; Wrottesley; James Booth; Lyon Playfair; C Elliott; Beriah Botfield; Chas Brooke; John Lee; Chas Konig
From Personal Knowledge. Henry Ellis; W H Sykes; James C Melvill; Henry Hallam; Thos Tooke; W H C Plowden; Robert Harry Inglis; Cha Lyell; Edw Hawkins; James Burnes; Mahon; Chas Konig; Geo Tho Staunton; W H Smyth; Rd Jenkins; J Forbes Royle; H T De la Beche
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Rawlinson, Sir Henry Creswicke: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA3846Rawlinson; Sir; Henry Creswicke (1810 - 1895)1810 - 1895
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