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Authorised form of nameBrander; Gustavus (1720 - 1787)
SurnameBrander
ForenamesGustavus
Dates1720 - 1787
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (1720)
Death:
21 January 1787
ActivityProfession:
Merchant
Research Field:
Antiquarianism
Career:
Director, Bank of England; curator, British Museum
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
7/03/1754
RelationshipsOf Swedish descent; married Elizabeth, widow of John Lloyd, vice-admiral of the blue, daughter of Mr Gulston of Widdial, Hertfordshire
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7414
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1753/14Brander, Gustavus: certificate of election to the Royal Society
L&P/3/58Letter, 'Of an echinus from the Isle of Bourbon' from Gustavus Brander to the Royal Society11 December 1755
L&P/2/477Letter, 'Of dyeing black without logwood' from Gustavus Brander to Peter Collinson7 February 1754
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