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Reference numberJBO/1/54
Alternative reference numberJBO/1/40
LevelItem
TitleMinutes of an ordinary meeting of the Royal Society
Date20 November 1661
DescriptionDr Wilkins shewed the Society severall shapes of Insects, and read a letter from Mr Willughby of their history, which is order'd to be Copied.

Mr Willughby proposed as a Candidate by Dr Wilkins.

Dr Wilkins read his paper for a 'Naturall Standard', and it was ordered that 6 copies be written out.

Dr Goddard to make the 'Experiment of Vapours 'to turne to aire.

Mr Le Febvre proposed as a Candidate by Sir Robert Moray.

Mr De Servieres paper of 'Rareties' to be copied.

Mr Clayton brought in his account of Varnish, and it was ordered to be registered.
Extent1p
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
URL descriptionDigital version available on The Royal Society Turning the Pages
URLhttps://ttp.royalsociety.org/ttp/ttp.html?id=a2ca205b-6e3e-45b4-83a3-d1624ab33b5e&type=book&_ga=2.105905027.1616411845.1644832495-1539009595.1644832495
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