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Authorised form of nameDonders; Franz Cornelius (1818 - 1889)
Other forms of nameDonders, Franciscus Cornelis
SurnameDonders
ForenamesFranz Cornelius
Dates1818 - 1889
NationalityDutch
Dates and placesBirth:
Tilburg, Netherlands (27 May 1818)
Death:
Utrecht, Netherlands (24 March 1889)
Burial:
Utrecht
ActivityResearch Field:
Physiology, ophthalmology
Education:
University of Utrecht; University of Leyden. MD (1840)
Career:
Military Surgeon, Flushing; Lecturer in Physiology, Military Medical School, Utrecht; Professor Extraordinary, Utrecht (1847); practised in Utrecht; died of apoplexy
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
14/06/1866
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1890-1891 vol 49 pp vii-xxiv, plate (frontispiece), signed by W B
Notes:
One signature on election certificate struck through
Royal Society codeNA6546
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
M/067Donders, Franz Cornelis
NLB/2/453Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Donders [Fellow of the Royal Society]6 July 1888
NLB/5/179Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir William Bowman, Fellow of the Royal Society10 April 1891
NLB/5/907Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Cambridge Engraving Company, St Tibb's Row, Cambridge14 November 1891
EC/1866/17Donders, Franz Cornelius: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/6/690Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to J R Shannon, 51 Torrington Square, W.C.28 June 1892
NLB/5/81Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Cambridge Engraving Company10 March 1891
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