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Authorised form of nameHarley; George (1829 - 1896)
SurnameHarley
ForenamesGeorge
Dates1829 - 1896
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Harley House, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland (12 February 1829)
Death:
His house in Harley Street, London (27 October 1896)
Burial:
Kingsbury Old Church, Middlesex
ActivityProfession:
Physician
Education:
MD (1850, Edinburgh)
Career:
Lecturer in Physiology and histology, University College, London (1855); set up in practice; Professor of Medical Jurisprudence, University College, London (1859); advocate of cremation; cremated at Woking
Memberships:
FCS; Corr Memb Acad Sci Munich; Phys Med Gesellschaft, Wurzburg
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
1/06/1865
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1897 vol 61 pp v-x signed by W M
Royal Society codeNA5917
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1865/08Harley, George: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/68/3The Role played by Sugar in the Animal Economy1892
AP/47/3Appendix to Dr Harley's paper "On the influence of Physical and Chemical Agents on the Blood" &c1864
AP/66/10The Structural Arrangement of the Mineral Matters in Sedimentary and Crystalline Pearls1889
NLB/1/375Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society1 February 1887
NLB/2/1022Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society31 January 1888
NLB/3/170Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society4 April 1889
NLB/3/318Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society7 May 1889
NLB/3/349Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society17 May 1889
NLB/3/347Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to George Harley, Fellow of the Royal Society17 May 1889
RR/7/323Referee's report by George Harley, on a paper 'On the physiological action of the chinoline and pyridine bases' by John Gray McKendrick and James Dewar9 October 1874
NLB/11/354Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster, Secretary, Royal Society10 June 1895
NLB/14/462Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Dr Thomas Lauder Brunton, Fellow of the Royal Society4 March 1894
NLB/15/283Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Thomas Pridgin Teale, Fellow of the Royal Society29 July 1897
RR/3/129Referee's report by Henry Bence Jones, on a paper 'On the condition of the oxygen absorbed into the blood during respiration' by George Harley15 May 1856
RR/3/128Referee's report by Thomas Graham, on a paper 'On the condition of the oxygen absorbed into the blood during respiration' by George Harley5 May 1856
RR/5/94Referee's report by Henry Bence Jones, on a paper 'On the influence of physical and chemical agents upon blood; with special reference to the mutual action of the blood and the respiratory gases' by George Harley20 June 1864
RR/10/270Second referee's report by Henry Clifton Sorby, on a paper 'The structural arrangement of the mineral matters in sedimentary and crystalline pearls' by George Harleynd [1889]
RR/5/93Referee's report by Alexander William Williamson, on a paper 'On the influence of physical and chemical agents upon blood; with special reference to the mutual action of the blood and the respiratory gases' by George Harley14 June 1864
NLB/14/487Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Dr William Marcet, [Fellow of the Royal Society]18 March 1897
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