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Authorised form of nameTansley; Sir; Arthur George (1871 - 1955)
Dates1871 - 1955
Date of birth15 August 1871
Date of death25/11/1955
ActivityEducation:
Highgate School (1887-1889); MA
Honours:
Kt 1950
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election06/05/1915
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1957 vol 3 pp 227-246, plate, by H Godwin
Sir Arthur Tansley: the man and the subject. The Tansley Lecture, 1976. article by Sir Harry Godwin in J.Ecol. 65, 1-26, March 1977 [Tracts X430/7]
Royal Society codeNA1704
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/004492Tansley, Sir Arthur Georgend
RR/69/319Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'Experimental investigations of the shoot apex in ferns. Parts I, II and III' by C W Wardlaw3 November 1945
NLB/25/37Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Arthur George Tansley, [Fellow of the Royal Society], 49 Gordon Mansions, W.C.28 July 1902
RR/32/130Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'Resin canals in the canadian spruce (Picea canadensis (Mill.) B. S. P.)-An anatomical study, especially in relation to traumatic effects and their bearing on phylogeny' by Robert Boyd Thomson and Harold Boyd Sifton25 April 1925
NLB/65/745Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Charles Samuel] Myers, FRS15 December 1923
RR/45/61Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'A statistical study of the distribution of species in grassland associations' by Geoffrey Emett Blackman[February 1932]
RR/49/10Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'On the origin and character of xylem rays in gymnosperms' by M W Bannan28 May 1933
RR/36/61Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'On the causes and ecological significance of stomatal frequency, with special reference to the woodland flora' by Edward James Salisbury6 April 1927
RR/55/47Referee's report by Arthur George Tansley, on a paper 'A study by statistical methods of the distribution of species in grassland associations' by Geoffrey Emett Blackman3 June 1935
NLB/68/858Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Arthur George] Tansley, FRS13 November 1925
ATPapers of Arthur George Tansley1872-c1921
EC/1915/15Tansley, Sir Arthur George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/004493Tansley, Sir Arthur Georgend
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