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Authorised form of nameSpencer; Leonard James (1870 - 1959)
SurnameSpencer
ForenamesLeonard James
Dates1870 - 1959
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Worcester, England (07 July 1870)
Death:
London (14 April 1959)
ActivityResearch Field:
Mineralogy
Education:
MA, ScD (Camb)
Career:
Assistant Keeper, Mineral Department, British Museum; Editor (since 1901) of the 'Mineralog Mag'
Honours:
CBE 1934
Memberships:
ARCS (Dubl); FGS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/05/1925
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1961 vol 7 pp 243-248, plate, by C E Tilley
Royal Society codeNA5254
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/15/138Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Leonard James Spencer, [Fellow of the Royal Society], Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, S.W.5 July 1897
NLB/16/881Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to L [J] Spencer, 10 Barclay Road, Walham Green27 June 1898
RR/58/15Referee's report by Leonard James Spencer, on a paper 'The British silurian rugose corals with acanthine septa' by Dorothy Hill29 January 1936
RR/66/52Referee's report by Leonard James Spencer, on a paper 'The lamellar structure of potash-soda felspars' by S H Chao and W H Taylor25 June 1939
NLB/71/145Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Leonard James] Spencer, FRS21 January 1928
IM/GA/WS/3984Spencer, Leonard James1950
EC/1925/13Spencer, Leonard James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/67/710Copy letter from unknown correspondent; to unknown correspondent19 February 1925
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