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Authorised form of nameRothschild; Lionel Walter (1868 - 1937); 2nd Baron Rothschild
SurnameRothschild
ForenamesLionel Walter
Dates1868 - 1937
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (08 February 1868)
Death:
Tring, Hertfordshire (27 August 1937)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
23/11/1911
RelationshipsUncle of Miriam Louisa Rothschild (FRS 1985) and Nathaniel Mayer Victor Rothschild (FRS 1953)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1936-1938 vol 2 pp 385-386, plate, by Karl Jordan
References:
Vanity Fair 13 September 1900
Notes:
Elected a Fellow before succeeding to the title of Baron Rothschild (1915).
Royal Society codeNA1588
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1911/25Rothschild, Lionel Walter: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/499/7Letter from Lord Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane, to the Treasurer R[oyal] S[ociety] A.B.Kempe and copy of answer [19 December], confirming and detailing investment of Sylvester medal fund16 December 1898
MS/499/20Letter from Lord Rothschild, New Court, St. Swithin's Lane to A.B. Kempe regarding the investment of the Sylvester medal fund.4 April 1900
MS/499/15Letter from Lord Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane to A.B.Kempe regarding investments on account of the Sylvester memorial fund14 February 1900
MS/499/13Letter from Lord Rothschild, New Court, St Swithan's Lane, to A.B. Kempe agreeing to provision of a deed of trust for the Sylvester medal fund.13 December 1899
MS/499/22Letter from Lord Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane, to A.B. Kempe, accompanying a cheque for the balance of the Sylvester medal fund.9 April 1900
IM/003897Rothschild, Lionel Walter, 2nd Baron Rothschildnd
NLB/19/758Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Lord Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.12 December 1899
NLB/20/177Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord Lionel Walter Rothschild, [Fellow of the Royal Society], New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.19 February 1900
NLB/20/616Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord [Lionel Walter] Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.2 June 1900
NLB/21/40Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Lord [Lionerl Walter] Rothschild20 July 1900
NLB/21/414Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord [Lionel Walter] Rothschild, New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.13 November 1900
NLB/21/707Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Lord [Lionel Walter] Rothschild, [Fellow of the Royal Society], New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.12 January 1901
NLB/64/224Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Lord Rothschild [Lionel Walter Rothschild], FRS23 February 1923
RR/67/240Report notes by unknown referee, on a paper 'Spontaneous rhythmical impedance changes in the trout’s egg' by M J Hubbard and Lionel Walter Rothschild1939
NLB/20/180Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Few & Company, 19 Surrey Street, Strand, W.C. 19 February 1900
NLB/21/666Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Lord Lionel Walter Rothschild, [Fellow of the Royal Society], New Court, St Swithin's Lane, E.C.8 January 1901
RR/65/158Referee's report by Otto Heinrich Warburg, on a paper 'The metabolism of the eggs of Psammechinus miliaris during the fertilization reaction' by H Laser and Lionel Walter RothschildSeptember 1938
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