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Authorised form of nameHutton; Frederick Wollaston (1836 - 1905)
SurnameHutton
ForenamesFrederick Wollaston
Dates1836 - 1905
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Gate Burton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom (16 November 1836)
Death:
At sea, near Cape Town, South Africa, Africa (27 October 1905)
Burial:
At sea, near Cape Town, South Africa
ActivityResearch field:
Geology; biology
Career:
Captain, Royal Engineers; Professor of Geology, Canterbury College, Christchurch, New Zealand
Memberships:
FGS; CMZS; Cor du Mus d'Hist Nat Paris; Cor Mem Roy Soc Tas; Hon Mem Roy Soc NSW; Cor Aead Nat Sci Philad; Cor Ornith Ver Wien; Cor K K Geol Reichsanst Wien
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
02/06/1892
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series B 1907 vol 79 pp xli-xliv
References:
Robin J H Clark and Michael J Kelly, 'New Zealand, New Zealanders and the Royal Society' in NR 1994 vol 48 pp 263-281
Royal Society codeNA7942
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/6/775Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Captain Frederick Wollaston Hutton, Fellow of the Royal Society11 July 1892
NLB/6/952Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Manager, Bank of New Zealand, London23 September 1892
NLB/7/614Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons22 March 1893
NLB/8/644Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to A W Hutton, Librarian, National Liberal Club1 December 1893
NLB/8/994Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons7 February 1894
NLB/23/1/109Copy letter from R Chapman, to Captain Frederick Wollaston Hutton, Fellow of the Royal Society, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand23 September 1901
EC/1892/16Hutton, Frederick Wollaston: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002332Hutton, Frederick Wollaston1890
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