Reference numberMS/899
TitleCommemorative folder of the Royal Society Tercentenary given to George Hemmen
DescriptionMaroon folder, with gold lettering ' The Royal Society Tercentenary Celebrations London 1960. G.E. Hemmen'
1. Pamphlet listing Broadcasts relating to the Tercentenary Celebrations
2. Pamphlet listing the Royal Society Premiere of Films 22 July 1960
3. 'The Royal Society ; A Tercentenary Tribute' with forward by Sir Cyril Hinshelwood PRS 1960
4. Pamphlet 'The Beginning of the Royal Society' by Margery Purver and E J Bowen, FRS. Oxford, at the Clarendon Press 1960
5. Pamphlet on the history fo the Royal Society and its activities January 1960
6. Tercentenary Address by Sir Cyril Hinshelwood FRS at the formal opening ceremony in the Royal Albert Hall, Tuesday 19 July 1960. Part of the Tercentenary Celebrations 18 - 26 July 1960
7. Pamphlet of the Royal Society Tercentenary Celebrations Formal Opening by HM the Queen, Patron, at the Royal Albert Hall, Tuesday 19 July 1960
8. Plan of Tables for the Tercentenary Banquet at Grosvenor House, 26 July 1960
9. Provisional Programme of the Tercentenary Celebrations of the Royal society London 18 - 26 July 1960
10. Conversazione for the Royal Society Tercentenary Cellbrations 23 July 1960
11. Programme for the Royal Society Terecentenary celebrations
12. Banquet Menu for the Royal Society Tercentenary Celebrations
13. 2 copies of 'The Times' special number on tyhe Royal Society Tercentenary 19 July 1960
14. Pamphlet on the Senate House Reception by the Vice-Chancellor and Mrs C F Harris on the occasion of the Tercentenary of the Foundation the Royal Society at the Senate House Wednesdzy 20 July 1960
15. Invitation cards to events from 18 - 26 July to George Hemmen
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