Reference numberEC/1854/13
TitleThomson, Robert Dundas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Author of Analyses of Wollastonite, and various other minerals in Dr T Thomson's "Mineralogy," of various papers in Animal Chemistry in the Transactions of the Medical and Chirurgical Society, the Philosophical Magazine and other periodicals; and of a work on "The Chemistry of Food," containing an investigation of the Phenomena of digestion and alimentation in animals. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the sciences of Chemistry and Animal Physiology.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. Chas Brooke; Baden Powell
From Personal Knowledge. Thomas Thomson; W J Hooker; Tho Graham; B C Brodie; M Faraday; H Bence Jones; L Playfair; Wm Allen Miller; William Thos Brande; Edward Forbes; James Glaisher; J D Hooker; Robt Brown; John Edward Gray; A Tweedie; Edwin Lankester; Charles Daubeny
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Thomson, Robert Dundas: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA7055Thomson; Robert Dundas (1810 - 1864)1810 - 1864
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