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Authorised form of nameDollond; George (1774 - 1852)
SurnameDollond
ForenamesGeorge
Dates1774 - 1852
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (25 January 1774)
Death:
His residence in Camberwell, London (13 May 1852)
ActivityCareer:
Optician
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
23/12/1819
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
References:
M Croarken, 'Astronomical labourers: Maskelyne's assistants at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, 1765 - 1811' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 285 - 298
W P Griffith and P J T Morris, 'Charles Hatchett FRS (1765 - 1847), chemist and discoverer of niobium' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 299 - 316
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/77098772
Royal Society codeNA3716
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/3Volume 3 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1839-1843
MC/2Volume 2 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1832-1838
DM/3/158Dollond, 'Report on Mr Barlow's Telescope'24 March 1831
AP/11/11A short account of the appearances in the Moon on 24th April 182225/04/1822
S/0008Sculpture bust of Dollond, George
IM/001184Dollond, Georgend
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
RR/1/192Referee's report by George Dollond, on a paper 'On the construction and use of single achromatic eye-pieces, and their superiority to the double eye-piece of Huyghens' by Joseph Bancroft Reade[1840]
EC/1819/23Dollond, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DM/3/53Minutes of meetings of the Optical Glass Committee November 1828
NLB/9/498Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Alfred W Dollond, Huntley Villa, Nether Street, North Finchley29 May 1894
MC/1/136Letter from Edward Troughton, Fleet Street, to the Royal Society23 November 1825
MC/1/138Letter from James South, 6 Compton Terrace, Islington, to [Sir Humphry Davy], President of the Royal Society24 November 1825
MC/1/309Letter from Peter Barlow to Dr. [Peter Mark] Roget, Secretary of the Royal Society 2 June 1831
MC/2/59Letter from [Peter] Barlow to George Dollond, St. Paul's Churchyard22 October 1832
MC/2/230Letter from George Dollond to John George Children, [Secretary of the Royal Society]31 October 1836
MC/3/222Letter from George Dollond, St Paul's Church Yard, to the [Marquis of Northampton] President of the Royal Society and to the Council 6 June 1842
MC/3/308Letter from George Dollond, St Paul's Churchyard, to Sir John [William] Lubbock, [Treasurer of the Royal Society]3 November 1843
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