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Authorised form of nameHolland; Sir; Thomas Henry (1868 - 1947); geologist and civil servant
SurnameHolland
ForenamesThomas Henry
Dates1868 - 1947
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Helston, Cornwall, England (22 November 1868)
Death:
15 May 1947
ActivityEducation:
Royal College of Science, London (1888)
Career:
Berkeley Fellow, Owens College, Manchester (1889)
Honours:
KCIE 1908; KCSI 1918
Memberships:
FGS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
5/05/1904
Council:
VP 1924-1925
RelationshipsSon of John Holland and Grace Treloar Roberts
Married: 1) (23 December 1896) Frances Maud Chapman, daughter of Charles Chapman, Deputy Commissioner in Oudh (she died 1942); one son , one daughter; 2) (1946) Helen Ethleen, daughter of Frank Verrall of Bramley, near Guildford
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1948-1949 vol 6 pp 83-114, plate, by L L Fermor
Royal Society codeNA6076
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1904/06Holland, Sir Thomas Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MDA/A/25/18/12Letter from A V Hill, Secretary of the Royal Society, to Sir Thomas Holland, FRS, Courtfield Gardens SW523 October 1944
MDA/A/22/66Letter from Thomas Holland to William Bragg, University of Edinburgh12 September 1939
MDA/A/22/67Copy letter from William Bragg to Thomas Holland13 September 1939
MDA/A/22/68Letter from Thomas Holland to William Bragg, University of Edinburgh16 September 1939
NLB/32/665Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Messrs Harrison & Sons]3 May 1906
NLB/42/240Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir T [Thomas] H [Henry] Holland KCIE, FRS29 April 1910
NLB/42/338Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison] to M le Professeur Helge Buckstrom, Stockholm25 May 1910
NLB/57/494Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to unknown correspondent18 November 1919
NLB/57/85Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to unknown correspondent16 July 1919
NLB/62/275Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas [Henry] Holland, FRS17 January 1922
RR/58/69Referee's report by Thomas Henry Holland, on a paper 'Royal Society expedition to Montserrat, B. W. I. : Preliminary report on the geology of Montserrat' by A G MacGregor17 August 1936
NLB/36/347Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs H S King & Company, 9 Pall Mall, S.W.16 October 1907
NLB/67/613Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas [Henry] Holland, KCSI, KCIE, FRS29 January 1925
NLB/65/367Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas [Henry] Holland, KCSI, FRS19 October 1923
NLB/65/394Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Honourable Sir Charles [Algernon] Parsons, KCB, FRS; also sent to Professor [Charles Glover] Barkla, Professor [Arthur Stanley] Eddington, Sir [William Henry] Bragg, Professor [Thomas Ralph] Merton, Professor [Jocelyn Field] Thorpe, Sir [Frederick William] Andrewes, Professor [Edwin Stephen] Goodrich, Sir [Thomas Henry] Holland and Sir [Frederick William] Keeble.25 October 1923
NLB/68/622Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas Holland, KCSI, KCIE, FRS24 September 1925
NLB/68/322Copy letter from William Bate Hardy, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas Holland, KCSI, FRS19 June 1925
NLB/66/515Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, The Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, USA.21 May 1924
NLB/66/476Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Ernest Rutherford, FRS16 May 1924
NLB/66/616Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Thomas Holland, K.C.S.I, FRS6 June 1924
NLB/67/843Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr [John] Horne, FRS23 March 1925
NLB/69/589Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas [Henry] Holland, KSCI, FRS12 June 1926
NLB/68/199Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Thomas Holland, FRS28 May 1925
MS/768Some papers realting to official visits of Thomas Henry Holland1944-1966
NLB/57/619Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Lt. Colonol Sir David Prain, Treasurer of the Royal Society, FRS, CMG, 17 December 1919
RR/64/23Referee's report by Thomas Henry Holland, on a paper 'The geological history of the Lake Rudolf Basin, Kenya colony' by Vivian Ernest Fuchs[1937]
NLB/55/577Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to William Foster Esq., C.I.E., Registar & Superintendent of Records, India Office17 June 1918
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