|Title||Extract from the Will of Henry Baker|
|Description||Bequeathing to the Royal Society, "...one hundred pounds the Interest whereof I direct to be applied for an oration or discourse to be read or spoken yearly by some one of the Fellows of that Society". |
As a result of this, the Bakerian Lecture was established.
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA6218||Baker; Henry (1698 - 1774); naturalist and poet||1698 - 1774|