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Authorised form of namePallas; Peter Simon (1741 - 1811)
Other forms of namePyotr Simon
Dates1741 - 1811
Place of birthBerlin, Germany
Date of birth22 September or 03 October 1741
Place of deathBerlin, Germany
Date of death08 or 20 September 1811
Research fieldNatural science; geography
ActivityResearch Field:
Natural science, geography
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election07/06/1764
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Notes:
DSB gives birth and death dates as 03 October 1741 and 20 September 1811
References:
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
Royal Society codeNA6848
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/003414Pallas, Peter Simonnd
MM/4/8Letter proposing Dr Gleditsch for Foreign Membership of the Royal Society30 December 1765
L&P/4/143Letter, 'On cold in St Petersburg in the winter of 1762-3' from Simon Peter Pallas and Emanuel Mendez Da Costa12 February 1763
L&P/6/181Letter, 'Of iron ore in Siberia' from Peter Simon Pallas to Matthew Maty6 November 1775
L&P/4/333Letter, 'Of the Jaculator fish' from Peter Simon Pallas to Peter Collinson20 October 1764
EC/1764/16Pallas, Peter Simon: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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