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Authorised form of nameGreen; Joseph Henry (1791 - 1863)
SurnameGreen
ForenamesJoseph Henry
Dates1791 - 1863
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
The house over his father's office in London Wall, London, England (01 November 1791)
Death:
The Mount, Hadley, near Barnet, Hertfordshire (13 December 1863)
Burial:
Highgate Cemetery, London
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Career:
Surgeon, St Thomas's Hospital, London (1820-1853); Lecturer in anatomy, St Thomas's Hospital, London (by 1824); Professor of anatomy and surgery, Royal College of Surgeons, London (by 1824)
Memberships:
RCS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
24/02/1825
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1865 vol 14 pp i-v
References:
V Gold, 'Samuel Taylor Coleridge and the Appointment of J F Daniell, FRS, as Professor of Chemistry at King's College London' in NR 1973-4 vol 28 pp 25-29
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/792880
Royal Society codeNA7977
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/001764Green, Joseph Henrynd
AP/15/18An investigation of the powers of the simple supporters of Combustion to destroy the virulence of Morbid Poisons and of the Poisonous Gases with a view to ascertain the possibility of controlling the extension of contagious or epidimic disasaters01/03/1832
IM/001763Green, Joseph Henrynd
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
RR/1/183Referee's report by Joseph Henry Green, on a paper 'On the secretion and uses of the bile' by Benjamin Phillips14 February [1833]
RR/1/246Referee's report by Joseph Henry Green, on a paper 'On the brain of the 'negro', compared with that of the European and the ourang-outang' by Frederick Tiedemann14 July 1830
CMP/1/2Minutes of a meeting of Council of the Royal Society13 December 1832
EC/1824/21Green, Joseph Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/33/23Description of a muscle of the striped variety situated at the posterior part of the choroid coat of the eye in mammals, with an explanation of the mode of action in adapting the eye to distinct vision at different distances1850
MC/1/226Letter from Joseph Henry Green, 46 Lincolns Inn Fields, to Dr. Peter Mark Roget, Secretary of the Royal Society 26 May 1830
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