Record

Authorised form of nameFrankland; Percy Faraday (1858 - 1946); chemist
SurnameFrankland
ForenamesPercy Faraday
Dates1858 - 1946
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (03 October 1858)
Death:
House of Letterawe, on Loch Awe, Argyllshire (28 October 1946)
ActivityResearch Field:
Chemistry, bacteriology
Education:
University College, London; Royal School of Mines; University of Wurzburg. BSc; PhD
Career:
Demonstrator and Lecturer in Chemistry, Royal School of Mines (1880-1888); Professor of Chemistry, University College, Dundee (1888-1894); Professor of Chemistry, Mason College, Birmingham (1894-1919); applied bacteriology to water analysis
Honours:
CBE 1920
Memberships:
ARSM
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
4/06/1891
Medals/Prizes:
Davy Medal 1919
Council:
VP 1917-1918
RelationshipsSon of Sir Edward Frankland (FRS 1853) and his wife Sophie; married (1882) Grace, daughter of Joseph Toynbee (FRS 1842)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1945-1948 vol 5 pp 697-715, plate, by W E Garner
Royal Society codeNA2163
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/7/946Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society1 June 1893
AP/65/3On some New and Typical Micro-organisms obtained from Water and Soil1888
NLB/2/927Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Frankland, Fellow of the Institute of Chemistry2 January 1889
NLB/2/253Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society13 March 1888
NLB/1/540Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Percy Faraday Frankland25 July 1887
NLB/6/676Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society24 June 1892
NLB/1/572Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to the Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company22 September 1887
NLB/1/579Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Faraday Frankland26 September 1887
NLB/2/832Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Faraday Frankland, Grove House, Pembridge Square, W16 November 1888
NLB/4/188Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society7 March 1890
NLB/2/850Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society23 November 1888
NLB/4/486Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, University College, Dundee16 June 1890
NLB/3/625Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Mr Collings, 172 Strand25 July 1889
NLB/3/590Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, [Royal Society]19 July 1889
NLB/6/684Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons28 June 1892
NLB/6/746Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, University College, Dundee7 July 1892
NLB/10/43Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons13 September 1894
NLB/6/832Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Harrison & Sons20 July 1892
NLB/5/367Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society29 May 1891
NLB/29/23Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society17 June 1904
NLB/7/406Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland9 February 1893
NLB/7/540Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society9 March 1893
NLB/7/659Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Francis Gaskell, Royal Commission on Metropolitan Water Supply6 April 1893
NLB/7/842Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society8 May 1893
NLB/10/344Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Henry De La Hooke, Clerk to the London County Council 12 November 1894
NLB/10/284Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to H De la Hooke, Clerk to the London County Council, Spring Gardens, S.W.5 November 1894
NLB/8/468Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society2 November 1893
NLB/10/570Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society20 December 1894
NLB/14/588Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society2 April 1897
NLB/9/477Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society24 May 1894
NLB/11/188Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, Secretary, Royal Society10 May 1895
NLB/9/629Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons19 June 1894
NLB/13/682Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Robarts, Lubbock & Company3 November 1896
NLB/9/924Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Percy Faraday Frankland, [Fellow of the Royal Society]27 July 1894
NLB/13/31Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, Mason College, Birmingham30 May 1896
NLB/13/145Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, Chemical Department, Mason College, Manchester22 June 1896
NLB/13/224Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society7 July 1896
NLB/13/234Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society8 July 1896
NLB/12/611Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society23 March 1896
NLB/13/603Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Pasteur International Memorial Fund15 October 1896
NLB/13/229Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir John Evans, Treasurer, Royal Society7 July 1896
NLB/13/737Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to William Thomson, Royal Institution Laboratory, Manchester12 November 1896
NLB/13/727Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society11 November 1896
NLB/14/449Copy letter from Robert William Frederick William Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society13 March 1897
NLB/14/102Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society5 January 1897
NLB/14/243Copy letter from Robert Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Chemical Department, Mason College, Birmingham1 February 1897
NLB/14/571Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society30 March 1897
NLB/14/287Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, Chemical Department, Mason College, Birmingham9 February 1897
NLB/14/569Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Robarts, Lubbock & Company30 March 1897
NLB/14/582Copy letter from John Evans, to Percy Faraday Frankland, [Fellow of the Royal Society]1 April 1897
RR/15/323Referee's report by Percy Faraday Frankland, on a paper 'Cyanogenesis in plants. Part II. The great millet, sorghum vulgare' by Wyndham Rowland Dunstan and Thomas A Henry7 July 1902
RR/16/264Referee's report by Percy Faraday Frankland, on a paper 'Note on the free growth of bacteria & some torulae in a solution of neutral ammonia tartrate in distilled water' by Dr Henry Charlton Bastian21 June 1905
NLB/16/635Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society9 May 1898
NLB/24/770Copy telegram from Royal Society, to [Percy Faraday] Frankland, University, Birmingham[July 1902]
NLB/21/335Copy letter from Alfred Bray Kempe, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, [Fellow of the Royal Society]1 November 1900
NLB/21/379Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society7 November 1900
NLB/27/303Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society4 August 1903
NLB/27/510Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society10 October 1903
NLB/27/580Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society23 October 1903
NLB/28/40Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison], to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society22 December 1903
NLB/29/346Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society27 September 1904
NLB/41/719Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society14 February 1910
NLB/41/714Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society11 February 1910
NLB/54/301Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS26 March 1917
NLB/52/400Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, FRS29 November 1915
NLB/46/765Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary of the Scientific Relief Committee30 October 1912
NLB/50/801Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society9 November 1914
NLB/51/606Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland FRS5 May 1915
NLB/52/393Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to The Secretary of the Chemical Sectional Committee25 November 1915
NLB/55/178Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS07 January 1918
NLB/52/898Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS7 March 1916
NLB/52/710Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS18 February 1916
NLB/54/97Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS7 February 1917
NLB/52/553Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS12 January 1916
NLB/54/115Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS9 February 1917
NLB/52/801Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Dr. Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS29 February 1916
NLB/52/793Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS28 February 1916
NLB/52/595Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS26 January 1916
NLB/52/629Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Dr. Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society31 January 1916
NLB/52/834Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Dr. Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS1 March 1916
NLB/54/167Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS23 February 1917
NLB/54/261Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS16 March 1917
NLB/55/914Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS25 October 1918
NLB/53/1Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of The Royal Society; to Percy Faraday Frankland, Chairman of the Reserved Occupations Committee and FRS 09 March 1916
NLB/56/240Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS20 December 1918
NLB/56/97Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS18 November 1918
NLB/53/122Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison], Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS20 April 1916
NLB/56/293Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS7 January 1919
NLB/53/645Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS17 November 1916
NLB/55/385Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS18 March 1918
RR/10/38Letter from George Robert Milne Murray, to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, regarding a paper 'Studies on some new micro-organisms obtained from air' by Percy Faraday Frankland7 April 1887
RR/10/35Referee's report by William James Russell, on a paper 'Studies on some new micro-organisms obtained from air' by Percy Faraday Frankland2 March 1887
RR/10/32Referee's report by William James Russell, on a paper 'A new method for the quantitative estimation of micro-organisms present the atmosphere' by Percy Faraday Frankland23 January 1887
RR/10/33Referee's report by William James Russell, on a paper 'Further experiments on the distribution of micro-organisms in air (by Hesse's method)' by Percy Faraday Frankland and T G Hart18 December 1886
RR/10/36Referee's report by Edwin Ray Lankester, on a paper 'Studies on some new micro-organisms obtained from air' by Percy Faraday Frankland5 March 1887
NLB/55/150Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS20 December 1917
NLB/57/57Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. PF [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS10 July 1919
NLB/55/423Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS27 March 1918
RR/10/169Referee's report by William Turner Thiselton-Dyer, on a paper 'On some new and typical micro-organisms obtained from water and soil' by Grace C Frankland and Percy Faraday Frankland5 April 1888
NLB/55/254Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS05 February 1918
RR/10/343Referee's report by Edward Emanuel Klein, on a paper 'The nitrifying process and its specific ferment.—Part I' by Percy Faraday Frankland and Grace C Franklandnd [1890]
RR/10/341Referee's report by Robert Warington, on a paper 'The nitrifying process and its specific ferment.—Part I' by Percy Faraday Frankland and Grace C Frankland19 April 1890
NLB/55/109Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, Chairman of the Chemistry War (Sectional) Committee and FRS07 December 1917
NLB/57/426Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to unknown correspondent6 November 1919
NLB/54/263Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Professor Percy Faraday Frankland], Chairman of the Chemical Sectional Committee and FRS16 March 1917
NLB/57/677Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to unknown correspondent12 January 1920
RR/10/34Referee's report by John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, on two papers 'A new method for the quantitative estimation of micro-organisms present the atmosphere' by Percy Faraday Frankland, and 'Further experiments on the distribution of micro-organisms in air (by Hesse's method)' by Percy Faraday Frankland and T G Hartnd [1887]
NLB/61/46Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS30 April 1921
NLB/57/432Copy letter from Sir Arthur Schuster, FRS, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor PF [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS6 November 1919
NLB/63/261Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS28 July 1922
NLB/57/308Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William [Jackson] Pope, FRS13 October 1919
NLB/62/639Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS29 March 1922
NLB/55/531Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Arthur] Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS17 May 1918
NLB/63/205Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS17 July 1922
IM/001538Frankland, Percy Faraday1922
NLB/66/601Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Percy Faraday] Frankland, C.B.E, FRS4 June 1924
NLB/66/575Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Percy Faraday] Frankland, C.B.E, FRS30 May 1924
NLB/69/17Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS11 December 1924
CD/70/4Letter from Percy [Faraday] Frankland; the University of Birmingham; to the Royal Society26 September 1918
CD/68/10Letter from Percy [Faraday] Frankland [Chairman of the Sectional Chemical Committee]; the University of Birmingham; to Dr [Arthur] Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society26 April 1917
CD/68/9Letter from Percy [Faraday] Frankland [Chairman of the Sectional Chemical Committee]; the University of Birmingham; to Dr [Arthur] Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society14 March 1917
CD/69/33Letter from Percy [Faraday] Frankland; Chemical Laboratories, The University of Birmingham; to the Secretary of the Royal Society9 December 1918
EC/1891/10Frankland, Percy Faraday: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/6/336Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], Secretary, Royal Society13 April 1892
NLB/6/486Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society 21 May 1892
NLB/6/679Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society24 June 1892
NLB/7/851Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster8 May 1893
NLB/10/166Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society10 October 1894
NLB/12/754Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society27 April 1896
RR/16/152Referee's report by Percy Faraday Frankland, on a paper 'Hydrolysis of cane-sugar by d- and l-camphor-Beta-sulphonic acid' by Robert John Caldwell22 June 1904
RR/16/284Referee's report by Percy Faraday Frankland, on a paper 'A study of the process of nitrification with reference to the purification of sewage' by Harriet Chick6 June 1905
NLB/56/455Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS14 February 1919
RR/10/37Referee's report by George Robert Milne Murray, on a paper 'Studies on some new micro-organisms obtained from air' by Percy Faraday Frankland7 April 1887
RR/10/170Referee's report by Joseph Lister, on a paper 'On some new and typical micro-organisms obtained from water and soil' by Grace C Frankland and Percy Faraday Frankland[1888]
NLB/57/433Copy letter from Sir Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Deputy Master of the Mint [November 1919]
NLB/10/141Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society6 October 1894
NLB/10/162Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons10 October 1894
NLB/54New Letter Book volume 54, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration10 January 1917-2 November 1917
NLB/56/398Copy letter from Dr. Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Percy Faraday] Frankland, FRS29 January 1919
NLB/52New Letter Book volume 52, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration9 July 1915-8 March 1916
RR/10/342Referee's report by Edwin Ray Lankester, on two papers 'The nitrifying process and its specific ferment.—Part I' by Percy Faraday Frankland and Grace C Frankland, and 'Development of the sympathetic nervous system mammals' by A M Paterson26 May 1890
NLB/57New Letter Book volume 57, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration27 June 1919-27 February 1920
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView



    CONTACT US

    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →

    SUBSCRIBE

    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView