Reference numberEC/1865/04
Previous numbersCert X, 72
TitleGeikie, Sir Archibald: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationDistinguished as a Geologist; Author of several geological books & memoirs, including one 'On the Old Red Sandstone of the South of Scotland." "On the Structure of the Scottish Highlands," in conjunction with Sir Roderick Murchison, "On the chronology of the Trap Rocks of Scotland," "On the Phenomena of the Glacial Drift of Scotland,' &c &c &c
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. Charles Lyell; W E Logan; Andw C Ramsay; J Beete Jukes; Francis Galton; T H Huxley; Jh Prestwich; Wm J Hamilton; John Tyndall; John Percy; E W Cooke; D T Ansted; H W Bristow; Edwd W Binney; Robert Hunt; Thos Sopwith; Lyon Playfair
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Geikie, Sir Archibald: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6174Geikie; Sir; Archibald (1835 - 1924)1835 - 1924
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