Authorised form of nameRichards; Theodore William (1868 - 1928)
Dates1868 - 1928
Place of birthGermantown, Pennsylvania, USA
Date of birth31 January 1868
Place of deathCambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Date of death02/04/1928
Research fieldChemistry
ActivityMedals and prizes:
Nobel Prize (Chemistry) 1914
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election26/06/1919
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Davy Medal 1910
Bulloch's Roll; DAB; DSB
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1928 vol 121 pp xxix-xxxiv, plate, signed by H B D
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA1449
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1919/21Richards, Theodore William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/43/107Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Theodore William Richards, [Fellow of the Royal Society]7 November 1910
CD/24/6Letter from [Theodore William] Richards, to Joseph John Thomson, President of the Royal Society31 July 1919
NLB/64/642Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Chairman of the Committee on Invitations for Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Cambridge, Massachusetts [USA]23 May 1923
NLB/64/640Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Theodore William Richard, Foreign Member, R.S.23 May 1923
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