Reference numberEC/1876/07
Previous numbersCert X, 279
TitleClarke, William Branwhite: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Rev William B Clarke.
1. Valuable geological work in classifying the rocks of New South Wales
2. Services rendered in discovery and development of gold-fields
3. Many contributions to knowledge amounting to upwards of fifty published since 1826 in the Journals of the Geological and Meteorological Societies, and elsewhere
4. Important part taken in the re-founding of the Royal Society of New South Wales and in the promotion of scientific knowledge in the colony.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. Josh Prestwich; John Evans; Henry Woodward; Robt Etheridge.
From Personal Knowledge. W Boyd Dawkins; W Stanley Jevons; Charles Darwin; Robert Lowe; Geo Henry Richards; James Hector; Edward Hull
Extent1 sheet
Access statusOpen

Clarke, William Branwhite: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA2858Clarke; William Branwhite (1798 - 1878); geologist1798 - 1878
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