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Authorised form of nameSharpey; William (1802 - 1880)
SurnameSharpey
ForenamesWilliam
Dates1802 - 1880
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Arbroath, Forfarshire, Scotland (01 April 1802)
Death:
50 Torrington Square, London (11 April 1880)
Burial:
In the abbey graveyard, Arbroath, Forfarshire
ActivityResearch Field:
Anatomy
Education:
MD
Memberships:
FRSE
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
9/05/1839
Council:
Sec 1853-1872; VP 1872-1874
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1880-1881 vol 31 pp x-xix
References:
A H Sykes, 'Foster and Sharpey's Tour of Europe' in NR 2000 vol 54 pp 47-52, plate
Notes:
Proposers: after 'J Kidd', 'Oxford' in pencil
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/73903008
Royal Society codeNA7273
Archives associated with this Fellow
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MM/19/52Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society7 August
MM/19/61Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
MS/769/59Letter from Richard Owen, British Museum, to [William] Sharpey4 March 1865
MM/19/53Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society26 May
MM/19/79Draft of a letter from William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society, to Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society5 March 1868
MS/843/10Letter from Edward Sabine, 13 Ashley Place, to William Sharpey1 June [1860]
MM/19/50Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society7 May
MM/19/57Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
AP/53/7Letter from Dr Richard Morris to Dr Sharpey on Cohesion and Capillarity5 June 1871
MM/19/56Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
MM/19/58Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
MM/19/37Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1 November 1864
MM/19/83Letter from Robert Christison to William Sharpey10 January 1854
EC/1839/26Sharpey, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/19/59Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
MM/14/121Extracts from physiological works by HW Lobb and O Funke, by William Sharpey c.1863
MM/1/49Letter from A de Morgan, Royal Society Appartments, to William Sharpey18 June 1858
MM/19/60Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Societynd
MS/843/7Draft letter, William Sharpey, the Royal Society, to the Earl of Portsmouth185-?
MM/19/3Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society5 August 1854
MM/19/62Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society25 April
MM/19/12Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society22 July 1856
AP/36/18On the Frequent Occurance of Indigo in Human Urine and on its Chemical and Physiological Relations1853
MM/4/43Letter to Dr Charles Sharpey on the expedition to North West America, led by John Palliser.c.1857
MM/19/84Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Secretary, Royal Society to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society15 July 1863
MM/19/40Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society10 December 1864
MM/15/46Rough minutes of a meeting of the officers of the Royal, Linnean, Geological, Royal Astronomical and Chemical Societies26 April 1856
MM/19/55Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society27 June
MM/19/42Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society28 April 1865
MM/19/29Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1 August 1861
MM/14/224A list of journals sent by William SharpeyJuly 1864
MM/19/66Letter from John J Bennett, Linnean Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society30 January 1857
MM/19/65Letter from Lord Wrottesley to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society4 October 1857
MM/19/95Letter from William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society, to James Clark Ross7 November 1854
MM/19/35Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society9 August 1864
MM/14/14Report from the Library Committee to the Council of the Royal Society7 January 1857
MM/19/82Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Secretary, Royal Society to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society16 July 1863
MM/19/48Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society23 February 1869
MM/19/47Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society3 July 1868
MM/19/99Letter from Walter White to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society 13 September 1856
MM/19/24Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society14 December 1860
MM/19/80Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Secretary, Royal Society to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society4 June 1864
MM/19/28Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society29 July 1861
MM/16/163Letter from William Sharpey, Royal Society, to Sir John Herschel13 November 1856
MM/19/39Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society12 December [1864]
MM/19/81Letter from George Gabriel Stokes, Secretary, Royal Society to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society9 November 1868
MM/17/11Letter from J W Lubbock to William Sharpey6 February 1855
MM/19/15Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society11 August 1857
MM/19/2Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society18 June 1854
MM/19/71Letter from John Stenhouse to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society8 May 1861
MM/19/16Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1 January 1858
MM/19/75Letter from Thomas Bell to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society4 February 1857
AP/37/29On some new derivitaves of Chloroform 1854
MM/19/9Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society6 October 1855
MM/19/38Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society7 November 1864
MM/19/63Letter from William Rutherford to William Sharpey5 April 1873
MM/19/94Letter from William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society, to James Clark Ross3 November 1854
MM/19/97Letter from Walter White to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society30 August 1856
MM/19/73Letter from John Stenhouse to William Sharpey20 July 1861
MM/19/96Letter from Walter White to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society27 August 1856
MM/19/45Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society6 March [1868]
MM/19/43Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society5 May 1865
MM/19/21Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society22 July 1860
MM/19/92Copy of letter from William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society, to James Clark Ross27 October 1854
MM/19/64Letter from James Alderson to William Sharpey17 February 1874
MM/19/41Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society29 December [1864?]
MM/19/23Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society20 October [1860]
MM/19/13Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society4 September 1856
MM/19/46Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society13 April 1868
MM/19/113Letter from J F W Herschel to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society6 February 1855
MM/19/33Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society14 April 1862
MM/19/77Letter from Joseph Henry Gilbert to William Sharpey25 November 1872
MM/19/11Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society17 January 1856
MM/19/22Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society15 October 1860
MM/19/18Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1 March 1859
MM/19/10Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society19 December 1855
MM/19/32Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society30 October 1861
MM/19/44Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society21 February [1868]
MM/19/36Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society20 September 1864
MM/19/20Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society27 April 1859
AP/37/31Phosphite of Ethyl1854
MM/19/30Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society2 September 1861
MM/19/27Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society20 July 1861
MM/19/67Letter from James Yates to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society15 September 1866
MM/19/98Letter from Walter White to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society6 September 1856
MM/19/87Letter from Lord Wrottesley, President, Royal Society to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society26 October 1856
DM/2/148Notes on the life of Sir Charles Bellc.1842
AP/37/16Letter from A Retzius, Stockholm to William Sharpey10 May 1855
AP/37/30On the Constitution of Coal-tar Creosote1854
MS/766Some papers of William Sharpeyc.1850-c.1870
AP/37/3New Series of Sulphated Acids1854
MS/766/13Draft letter from [William Sharpey] to the Earl of Portsmouth185-
AP/36/15Observations on the Human Voice 1855
AP/56/6The Structure of the Mucous Membrane of the Uterus, and its periodical charges 1874
AP/39/3Researches on the Action of Certain Parts of the Solar Spectrum upon the Iris1856
AP/37/15On the impregnation of the Ovum in the Stickleback 15 October 1854
AP/59/7On the Human Temperature of the Human Body1876
MS/766/7Draft letter from William Sharpey, to W J South [?] nd
AP/37/34Decomposition of Sulphuric acid by pentachloride of phosphorous1854
AP/38/26Second Memoir upon the determination of unknown functions that are involved under definite integrals25 April 1856
AP/37/17On the Disintegration of Urinary Calculi by the Lateral Disruptive Force of the Electrical Discharge1854
AP/37/33New compass of Phenyl 15 March 1854
AP/38/33On the Action of Urari and of Strychnia on the Animal Economy1856
MS/766/4Letter from William Sharpey, 33 Woburn Place, to Mr [Henry Benjamin] Wheatley16 August 186-
MS/766/12Draft letter from William Sharpey, the Royal Society, Burlington House, to Dr [James Newton] Heale14 January 1861
AP/38/23On some of the products of the distillation of Boghead Coal at low temperatures1856
MS/843Royal Society secretarial correspondence of William Sharpey and Edward Sabine1854-1871
MS/766/11Draft letter from William Sharpey, 33 Woburn Place, London, to Dr [James Newton] Heale, Winchester12 January 1861
AP/39/11Addition to a Memoir on the Determination of Unknown Functions That Are Evolved under Definite Integrals1857
AP/38/19On the condition of the Oxygen absorbed into the blood in Respiration1856
MS/843/22Draft letter from William Sharpey, University College, to Richard Owen13 March 1865
MS/766/3Note respecting Dr Arnott's account of the mechanical equivalent of heat, by William SharpeyFebuary-March 1866
MS/766/5Draft letter from William Sharpey, to Dr Bennett, Edinburghnd
AP/47/5A Report Embracing an inquiry as to the feasibility of reatoring the Life of warm-blooded animals in certain cases where the Respiration, the Circulation, and the ordinary manifestations of organic motion are exhausted as have ceased : Part II Experimental Evidence. 1865
AP/43/11An enquiry into the muscular movements resulting from the action of a Galvanic current upon a nerve1860
P/0241Portrait of Sharpey, Williamc.1874
RR/5/56Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Some observations on birds, chiefly in relation to their temperature, with supplementary additions' by John Davy[1865]
RR/2/15Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on embryology; a note supplementary to papers published in the Philosophical Transactions for 1838, 39 & 40' by Martin Barry23 June 1853
RR/2/139Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, with note by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On a new method of propagating plants' by Edward Joseph Lowe 13 February 1854
RR/4/11Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Micro-chemical researches on the digestion of starch and amylaceous foods' by Phillip Burnard AyresMay 1855
RR/2/53Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Some observations on the ova of the Salmonidae' by John Davy26 May 1852
RR/5/51Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the development of the spinal cord in man, mammalia, and birds' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarke23 June 1862
RR/2/187Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'An experimental inquiry into the nature of the metamorphosis of saccharine matter, as a normal process of the animal economy' by Frederick William Pavy13 June 1855
RR/2/80Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the development of the ductless glands in the chick' by Henry Gray15 June 1852
RR/2/95Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the distribution of the blood-vessels in the lungs' by James Newton Heale7 July 1853
RR/3/111Referee's report by William Sharpey and John Marshall, on a paper 'Note sur un organe, placé dans le cordon spermatique, et dont l'existence n'a pas été signalée par les anatomistes' by P Giraldes1858
RR/3/264Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the presence of fibrils of soft tissue in the dentinal tubes' by John Tomes1856
RR/3/206Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the Scelidothere' by Richard Owen4 March 1857
RR/3/207Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Description of the foetal membranes and placenta of the elephant (elephas indicus, cuv.), with remarks on the value of placentary characters in the classification of the mammalia' by Richard Owen1857
RR/3/201Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Electro-physiological researches. Physical and chemical phenomena of muscular contraction.— Tenth series. Part I' by Carlo Matteucci1856
RR/2/170Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia; and on the early stages of development of the embryo. ( third series.)' by George Newport26 October 1854
RR/3/205Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'History of two cases of hernia of the ovaries, in one of which there was a periodical enlargement of one or other of these organs' by Henry Oldham1857
RR/4/22Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the repair of tendons after their subcutaneous division' by Bernard Brodhurst28 March 1860
RR/3/11Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the distribution of nerves to the elementary fibres of striped muscle' by Lionel Smith Beale1860
RR/1/127Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the ova of the human subject' by Thomas Wharton Jones[c.1840]
RR/5/15Letter from William Sharpey, to Lionel Smith Beale, regarding his paper 'On the structure and formation of the so-called apolar, unipolar, and bipolar nerve-cells of the frog' 15 August 1863
RR/5/14Second letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the structure and formation of the so-called apolar, unipolar, and bipolar nerve-cells of the frog' by Lionel Smith Beale11 August 1863
RR/3/77Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Further researches on the grey substance of the spinal cord' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarke1858
RR/4/211Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On muscular action from an electrical point of view' by Charles Bland Radcliffe[1859]
RR/5/78Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the commissures of the cerebral hemispheres of the marsupialia and monotremata as compared with those of the placental mammals' by William Henry Flower[1865]
RR/1/15Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On fissiparous generation' by Martin Barry 22 May 1843
RR/5/165Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the marsupial pouches, mammary glands, and mammary foetus of the Echidna hystrix' by Richard OwenJuly 1865
RR/1/130Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the secretory apparatus of the liver' by Charles Handfield Jones7 May 1846
RR/5/241Letter from Lionel Smith Beale, to William Sharpey, regarding printing costs of illustrations11 August 1863
RR/1/117Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the function of the intercostal muscles and on the respiratory movements, with some remarks on muscular power, in man' by John Hutchinson26 September 1848
RR/5/259Letter from Edward Sabine, to William Sharpey, regarding a paper 'An account of experiments on the change of the elastic force of a constant volume of atmospheric air, between 32° F. and 212° F., and also on the temperature of the melting-point of mercury' by Balfour Stewart24 July 1863
RR/1/114Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the function of the intercostal muscles and on the respiratory movements, with some remarks on muscular power, in man' by John Hutchinson10 November 1847
RR/6/38Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Observations on the anatomy of the thyroid body in man' by George William Callendernd [1867]
RR/6/93Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Contributions towards determining the weight of the brain in different races of man' by Joseph Barnard Davisnd [1868]
RR/6/83Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'An inquiry into the variations of the human skull, particularly the antero-posterior direction' by John Clelandnd [1869]
RR/6/297Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Observations on the development of the semilunar valves of the aorta and pulmo­nary artery of the heart of the chick' by Morris Tongend [1868]
RR/6/194Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the formation of 'cells' in animal bodies' by E Montgomery21 February 1867
RR/7/50Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches in animal electricity' by Charles Bland Radcliffe16 June 1870
RR/6/193Letter from Lionel Smith Beale, to William Sharpey, regarding a paper 'On the formation of 'cells' in animal bodies' by E Montgomery19 January 1867
RR/7/81Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the formation of some of the subaxial arches in man' by George William Callender1871
RR/6/246Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the temperature of the human body in health' by Sydney Ringer and the late Andrew Patrick Stuartnd [1869]
RR/7/158Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On putrefaction' by Frederick Crace Calvert1872
RR/6/280Letter from George Johnstone Stoney, to William Sharpey, regarding a paper 'On the physical constitution of the sun and stars' by George Johnstone Stoney7 August 1867
RR/6/281Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the physical constitution of the sun and stars' by George Johnstone Stoney10 August 1867
RR/7/201Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the structure and function of the rods of the cochlea in man and other mammals' by Urban Pritchard1872
RR/2/88Letter from William Sharpey, August Wilhelm von Hofmann and John Stenhouse, regarding experiments in a paper 'On the frequent occurrence of indigo in human urine, and on its chemical and physiological relations' by Arthur Hill Hassall16 October 1854
RR/2/18Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On animal and vegetable fibre, as originally composed of twin spiral filaments in which every other structure has its origin' by Martin Barry10 May 1853
RR/2/46Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On certain functions of the spinal chord, with further investigations into its structure' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarke1853
RR/2/242Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Observations on the structure and development of bone' by John Tomes and Campbell Greig De Morgan24 August 1852
RR/2/260Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Experiments on the section of the glossopharyngeal and hypoglossal nerves of the frog, and observations of the alterations produced thereby in the structure of their primitive fibres' by Augustus Volney Waller1850
RR/6/82Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the intimate structure of the brain.—Second series' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarkend [1868]
RR/6/221Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the muscular arrangements of the bladder and prostate, and the manner in which the ureters and urethra are closed' by James Bell Pettigrew21 August 1866
RR/6/156Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'The caudal heart of the eel a lymphatic heart.—Effect of the force with which the lymph-stream is propelled therefrom on the flow of the blood in the vein into which the heart opens.— Explanation of the appearance of blood propelled in successive drops, as if from the heart, along the caudal vein.—Influence which the force of the lymph-stream from the heart exerts in accelerating and promoting the flow of blood in the caudal vein' by Thomas Wharton Jones19 March 1868
RR/3/271Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Anatomical and physiological observations on the organ of vision, for the purpose of ascertaining the alterations cause by section of the optic nerve' by Augustus Volney Waller1856
RR/1/198Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On a function of the red corpuscles of the blood, and on the process of arterialization' by George Owen ReesNovember 1847
RR/1/125Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Microscopical examination of the contents the hepatic ducts, conclusions founded thereon as to the physiological signification of the cells hepatic parenchyma, and as to their anatomical relation to the radicles of the hepatic ducts' by Thomas Wharton Jones15 July 1848
RR/1/251Letter from William Sharpey, on behalf of the Committee of Physiology, on a paper 'On the structure of the dental tissues of marsupial animals, and more especially of the enamel' by John Tomes18 July 1849
RR/3/74Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Researches on the intimate structure of the brain; human and comparative.—Part I. The medulla oblongata' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarke1858
MS/426/333Note of a paper sent from [Charles Richard Weld, the Assistant Secretary of] the Royal Society; to Dr [William] Sharpey7 July 1848
MS/426/512Copy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J S Phillps Esq25 March 1854
MM/19/74Letter from William Hallowes Miller, Foreign Secretary, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1 October 1860
IM/Maull/004131Sharpey, Williamnd
MM/19/54Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society7 August
MM/19/51Letter from Edward Sabine to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society21 June
MM/19/49Letter from William Page Wood, 1st Baron Hatherley to Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society6 November 1869
MM/19/17Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society4 January 1858
MM/19/90Letter from John Peter Gassiot to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society20 October 1865
MM/14/225A list of journals sent by William SharpeyJuly 1864
MM/14/223Letter from William Sharpey, 33 Woburn Place, to W Whitec.1860s
MM/14/160Letter from A Macalister, Trinity College Dublin, to William Sharpey2 January 1871
MM/19/19Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society26 April 1859
MM/19/25Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society26 March 1861
MM/19/8Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society20 April [1855]
MM/19/4Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society13 October 1854
MM/19/26Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society15 July 1861
MM/19/14Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society24 October 1856
MM/19/34Letter from Edward Sabine, President, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society1863
AP/49/5On the apparent relation of the nerves to the muscular tissue, in the aquatic lava of Tissula Crystillina, of de Geer; illustrated by drawings and photographs from life. 1867
MS/843/16Copy letter from William Sharpey, the Royal Society, Burlington House, to [John Hutton] Balfour, [Royal Society of Edinburgh]10 June 1861
AP/34/9On the Frequent Occurrence of Indigo in Human Urine; and on its Chemical and Pathological Relations08/06/1853
MS/766/1Draft letter from William Sharpey, 33 Woburn Place, to Dr [Neil] Arnott3 February 1866
RR/2/19Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the penetration of spermatozoa into the interior of the ovum; a note showing this to have been recorded as an established fact in the Philosophical Transactions for 1843' by Martin Barry10 May 1853
RR/2/245Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the muscles which open the eustachian tube' by Joseph Toynbee10 May 1853
RR/4/159Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the action of bile upon fats; with additional observations on excretine' by William Marcet25 January 1859
RR/5/88Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the chameleon's retina; a further contribution to the minute anatomy of the retina of reptiles' by John Whitaker Hulkend [1864]
RR/5/211Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'Theoretical considerations on the conditions under which the (drift) deposits containing the remains of extinct mammalia and flint implements were accumulated, and on their geological age. - On the Loess of the valleys of the South of England, and of the Somme and the Seine' by Joseph Prestwich15 August 1863
RR/6/79Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the structure of the optic lobes of the cuttle-fish' by Jacob Augustus Lockhart Clarke21 February 1867
RR/6/202Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'The physiological action of atropine, digitaline, and aconitine on the heart and blood-vessels of the frog' by Frederic B Nunneley4 November 1869
RR/2/244Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the functions of the membrana tympani, the ossicles and muscles of the tympanum, and of the eustachian tube in the human ear, with an account of the muscles of the eustachian tube and their action in different classes of animals' by Joseph Toynbee20 February 1851
RR/6/310Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On a group of varieties of the muscles of the human neck, shoulder, and chest, with their transitional forms and homologies in the mammalia' by John Wood6 August 1869
MM/14/182Copy of 'Memorandum concerning the Catalogue of Scientific Memoirs drawn up by the Royal Society', by William Sharpeyc.1864
RR/2/167Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the impregnation of the ovum in the amphibia. (Second series, revised.) And on the direct agency of the spermatozoon' by George Newport17 February 1853
RR/5/49Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'Experimental researches on spontaneous generation' by Gilbert W Child16 July 1863
RR/5/13Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the structure and formation of the so-called apolar, unipolar, and bipolar nerve-cells of the frog' by Lionel Smith Beale10 August 1863
RR/5/263Letter from William Sharpey, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'An account of experiments on the change of the elastic force of a constant volume of atmospheric air, between 32° F. and 212° F., and also on the temperature of the melting-point of mercury' by Balfour Stewart25 July 1863
RR/6/169Referee's report by William Sharpey, on a paper 'On the apparent relation of the nerves to the muscular structures in the aquatic larva of Tipula crystallina of de geer' by Richard Leach Maddoxnd [1867]
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