Reference numberEC/1862/05
TitleDawson, Sir John William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationJohn W Dawson. The Author of several memoirs on the geology of Nova Scotia & Canada and on the structure of fossil plants & of other scientific works. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Geology. Eminent as a Geologist.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. H Falconer; Richard Owen; Charles Darwin; T H Huxley; E W Brayley.
From Personal Knowledge. Charles Lyell; Rod I Murchison; Andw C Ramsay; Leonard Horner
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Dawson, Sir John William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6279Dawson; Sir; John William (1820 - 1899)1820 - 1899
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