|Alternative reference number
|Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to H Wilson Holman, 92 Billiter Buildings, E.C.
|29 June 1898
|In reply to letter which was addressed to Harrison's predecessor, Mr Herbert Rix, Lieutenant James Holman was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society on 2 February 1826 on general grounds and no specific qualifications were given in his certificate of candidature. There is also a small portrait of him by Chinnery in the possession of the Society and there is a notice of Holman in the 'Encyclopaedia Britannica', volume xii, page 103.
Fellows associated with this archive
|Holman; James (1786 - 1857)
|1786 - 1857