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Authorised form of nameHooker; Sir; Joseph Dalton (1817 - 1911); Botanist
SurnameHooker
ForenamesJoseph Dalton
Dates1817 - 1911
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Halesworth, Suffolk, England (30 June 1817)
Death:
His house at Sunningdale, Berkshire (10 December 1911)
Burial:
Kew, Surrey
ActivityResearch Field:
Botany
Education:
Glasgow University. MD (1839)
Career:
Went to the Antarctic on the "Erebus" under Sir James Clark Ross (FRS 1828) (1839-1843), during which voyage he visited New Zealand (1841); Botanist to the Geological Survey (1845); sent to explore the central and eastern Himalaua (1848-1849); explored Sikhim, parts of eastern Nepal and the passes of Tibet; botanical expedition to east Bengal with Thomas Thomson (FRS 1855) (1850); Assistant Director, Kew Gardens (1855); Director, Kew Gardens (1865); published, with George Bentham (FRS 1862) "Genera plantarum" (from 1862); President, British Association (1868); retired to Sunningdale (1885)
Honours:
CB 1869; KCSI 1877; GCSI 1897; OM 1907
Memberships:
Hon RSNZ (1870)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
22/04/1847
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1854; Copley Medal 1887; Darwin Medal 1892
Council:
PRS 1873-1878; VP 1857-1858, 1863-1864, 1878-1880, 1884-1886
RelationshipsSon of Sir William Jackson Hooker (FRS 1812); grandson of Dawson Turner (FRS 1802); married 1) (1851) Francis Harriet, daughter of John Stevens Henslow, botanist (died 1874), 2) (1876) Hyacinth, daughter of William Symonds, geologist and widow of Sir William Jardine (FRS 1860); father-in-law of Sir William Turner Thiselton Dyer (FRS 1880)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series B 1912 vol 85 pp i-xxxv, three plates, signed by W T T-D
References:
W B Turrill, 'Joseph Dalton Hooker, FRS (1817-1911)' in NR 1959 vol 14 pp 109-120, plate
Sir Edward Salisbury, 'Epilogue' in NR 1959 vol 14 pp 139-141
Roy M MacLeod, 'The X-Club: A Social Network of Science in Late-Victorian England' in NR 1969 vol 24 pp 305-322
Maurice Crosland, 'Explicit Qualifications as a Criterion for Membership of the Royal Society: A Historical Review' in NR 1982-83 vol 37 pp 167-187
Susan Sheets-Pyenson, '"Pearls Before Swine": Sir William Dawson's Bakerian Lecture of 1870' in NR 1991 vol 45 pp 177-191
Robin J H Clark and Michael J Kelly, 'New Zealand, New Zealanders and the Royal Society' in NR 1994 vol 48 pp 263-281
G E Fogg, 'The Royal Society and the Antarctic' in NR 2000 vol 54 pp 85-98
Gudrun Richardson, 'A Norfolk Network within the Royal Society' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp 27-39, plate
A Cohen, 'Roland Trimen and the merope harem' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp 205-218
R W Home, 'The Royal Society and the Empire: the colonial and Commonwealth Fellowship. Part 2. After 1847' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 47-84
J S Rowlinson, 'The work of Thomas Andrews and James Thomson on the liquefaction of gases' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 143-159
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/17306215
Royal Society codeNA7983
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1847/18Hooker, Sir Joseph Dalton: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002235Hooker, Sir Joseph Dalton2001
MC/4/2Botanical collections in the Antarctic, W J Hooker
MS/769/40Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White18 October 1882
MS/769/36Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White5 October 1883 [?]
MS/769/38Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White1 June 1882 [?]
MS/769/39Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White13 October 1882
MC/10/392Joseph Dalton Hooker, Athenaeum12 May 1876
MC/15/37Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Camp, Sunningdale14 April 1889
MC/15/84Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Camp, Sunningdale16 June 1890
MS/769/37Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White30 March 1882
MM/5/53Letter from J D Hooker, President of the Royal Society, Burlington House, to Louis Pasteur5 November 1874
PT/49/3Paper, 'On the Functions and Structure of the Rostellum of Listera ovata', byJoseph Dalton Hooker
MM/4/38Letter from John Ball, Colonial Office, to John Wrottesley, 2nd Baron Wrottesley6 March 1857
MC/15/312Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Camp, Sunningdale4 November 1892
MM/21/96Letter from Sir Frederick John Owen Evans to Joseph Dalton Hooker, President, Royal Society10 December 1875
MM/9/21Letter from J D Hooker, Royal Society, to Rev Miles Berkeley5 November 1863
MM/21/68Letter from John Edward Gray to Joseph Hooker24 November 1867
P/0071Portrait of Hooker, Sir Joseph1880
MM/17/91Letter from J D Hooker to Michael Foster, Secretary, Royal Society6 June 1895
MM/14/146Letter from R H Scott, Meteorological Office, to J D Hooker29 June 1875
MS/769/35Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White9 July 1879
MS/769/30Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew, to [Walter] White17 November 1874
IM/Maull/002232Hooker, Sir Joseph Daltonnd
MS/769/29Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Florence, to [Walter] White16 May 1874
MS/769/34Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White23 March 1877
MM/22/19Letter from William Turner Thisleton-Dyer, Kew9 February 1878
MS/769/41Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Athaeneum Club, Pall Mall, to [Walter] White no date
MS/769/33Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [Walter] White12 July 1875
MC/7/59Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew20 April 1864
MC/9/245Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew to J Paget5 August 1871
MS/769/28Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Royal Society, Burlington House, London, to Walter White30 March 1874
MC/14/265Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Camp, Sunningdale10 November 1887
MC/10/412Draft of a letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Society to the 1st Lord of the Treasury19 June 1876
MC/10/413Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Society to the 1st Lord of the Treasury19 June 1876
MC/10/351Joseph Dalton Hooker, Burlington House12 February 1876
AP/36/22On the Structure and affinities of Trigonocarpon (a fossil fruit of the Coal Measures)1854
MC/6/25Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew14 May 1859
MC/13/95Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew24 September 1884
MM/4/45Galley proof of a list of instructions made by Dr Joseph Dalton Hooker, for the Botanical Collector on the expedition to North West America, led by John Palliser.2 May 1857
MC/9/502Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew26 February 1873
MC/7/142Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew24 November 1864
MC/16/265Joseph Dalton Hooker, The Camp, Sunningdale29 November 1895
MC/5/332Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew to the Royal Society9 February 1858
MC/9/328Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew14 February 1872
MS/769/27Letter from Henry Howard Molyneaux Herbert, 4th Earl of Carnarvon, 16 Bruton Street, to the President of the Royal Society [Sir Joseph Hooker]16 November 1874
HS/10/206Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew to J F W Herschel24 June 1861
MC/8/346Joseph Dalton Hooker, John Tyndall, T H Huxley, E Frankland, W Spottiswoode, T Archer Hirst and John Lubbock, Athenaeum8 April 1869
MS/743/1/86Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [John Hall] Gladstone15 October 1875
MS/743/1/92Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew, to [John Hall] Gladstone9 October 1878
MC/13/8Joseph Dalton Hooker and Henry N Moseley, Royal Gardens, Kew23 January 1884
CMB/42/3North American Exploration CommitteeMarch 1857 to June 1857
MS/257/693Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Darjeeling to Sabine26 April 1849
MM/14/17'Suggestions as to the appointment of a Botanist to Dr Livingstone's Expedition; with Instructions', by J D Hooker13 January 1858
MS/427/93Copy letter from [Thomas Henry] Huxley, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Francis] Galton Esq., FRS3 March 1881
IM/005231Royal Society Officers circa 1895-1900nd
IM/Maull/002233Hooker, Sir Joseph Daltonnd
PT/50/6Paper, 'On the structure of some Limestone nodules inclosed in seams of Bituminous coal, with a description of some Trignocarpons contained in them', Joseph Dalton and Edward Binney
NLB/21/293Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society22 October 1900
NLB/3/552Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 July 1889
NLB/4/522Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society19 June 1890
NLB/3/207Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 April 1889
NLB/3/198Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 April 1889
NLB/6/922Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor [Sydney Howard] Vines16 September 1892
NLB/6/101Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker1 March 1892
NLB/5/2Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, [Fellow of the Royal Society]13 February 1891
NLB/5/52Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society28 February 1891
NLB/7/488Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to R M Hooker, Royal Statistical Society, 9 Adelphi Terrace, W.C.1 March 1893
NLB/6/1010Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society3 October 1892
NLB/6/909Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society3 September 1892
NLB/5/532Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Miss F Younghusband7 July 1891
NLB/6/1160Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society3 November 1892
NLB/20/787Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 July 1900
RR/5/98Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the fossil flora of Bovey Tracey' by Oswald Heer4 February 1862
RR/12/264Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Further observations on the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-­ measures. —Part I. Calamites, Calamostachys, and Sphenophyllum' by William Crawford Williamson and Dukinfield Henry Scott20 January 1894
NLB/10/414Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society20 November 1894
NLB/8/587Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society20 November 1893
NLB/8/611Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society24 November 1893
NLB/10/395Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society17 November 1894
NLB/10/687Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to William Botting Hemsley, Fellow of the Royal Society19 January 1895
NLB/10/787Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons[February 1895]
NLB/10/927Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster8 March 1895
NLB/10/949Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to George William Erskine Russell, 18 Wilton Street, S.W.12 March 1894
NLB/12/123Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society11 December 1895
NLB/13/342Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society29 July 1896
NLB/14/467Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Messrs Robarts, Lubbock & Company16 March 1897
NLB/14/571Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Percy Faraday Frankland, Fellow of the Royal Society30 March 1897
NLB/14/582Copy letter from John Evans, to Percy Faraday Frankland, [Fellow of the Royal Society]1 April 1897
NLB/15/278Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society27 July 1897
NLB/14/722Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society3 May 1897
RR/3/44Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on an unnamed paper by Arthur Cayley12 May 1855
NLB/6/1004Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society1 October 1892
NLB/16/78Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir A Geikie and Sir J D Hooker26 January 1898
NLB/15/216Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society17 July 1897
NLB/15/175Copy telegram from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Lord [Joseph] Lister, Sir John Evans, Sir Edward Frankland, Lord Kelvin [William Thomson], Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Sir George Stokes, Lord Rayleigh, William Turner Thiselton-Dyer, Sir William Huggins, and Robert Bellamy Clifton, Fellows of the Royal Society[8 July 1897]
NLB/16/57Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W T Thiselton-Dyer, Fellow of the Royal Society21 January 1898
NLB/16/359Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Sir Clements R Markham, President of the Royal Geographical Society21 March 1898
NLB/17/462Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society3 November 1898
NLB/19/608Copy letter from the Secretary of the Royal Society, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 November 1899
NLB/19/495Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Joseph Hooker, [Fellow of the Royal Society]16 October 1899
NLB/24/383Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph [Dalton] Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society6 May 1902
NLB/23/1/337Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society26 October 1901
NLB/22/615Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society13 June 1901
NLB/23/2/66Copy letter from Sir Michael Foster, to Joseph [Dalton] Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society12 May 1901
NLB/24/347Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society1 May 1902
NLB/27/184Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society15 July 1903
NLB/27/859Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, [Fellow of the Royal Society]14 December 1903
NLB/27/35Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society23 June 1903
NLB/28/473Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society9 March 1904
NLB/31/767Copy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society10 November 1905
NLB/31/586Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society18 October 1905
NLB/35/315Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Francis Darwin, Secretary, Royal Society14 May 1907
NLB/37/372Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir Joseph Hooker, OM, GCSI, Fellow of the Royal Society9 March 1908
NLB/41/104Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society13 October 1909
NLB/41/300Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society17 November 1909
NLB/45/14Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir Joseph Hooker OM, FRS, The Challenger Committee6 December 1911
NLB/42/741Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Sir Joseph D [Dalton] Hooker OM, FRS 29 September 1910
HS/10/205Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew to J F W Herschel28 April 1857
RR/5/176Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'The lignites and clays of Bovey Tracey, Devonshire' by William Pengelly4 February 1862
MC/4/1Copy letter to W J Hooker from Gilbert Elliot, 2nd Earl of Minto4 January 1844
RR/2Referees' reports: volume 2, peer reviews of scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society for publication1850-1855
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/2/105Referee's report by Arthur Henfrey, on a paper 'On the functions and structure of the rostellum of Listera ovata' by Joseph Dalton Hooker 5 July 1854
RR/2/107Referee's report by John Miers, on a paper 'On the structure of certain limestone nodules enclosed in seams of bituminous coal, with a description of some trigonocarpons contained in them' by Joseph Dalton Hooker and Edward William Binney 3 February 1855
RR/1/254Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Experiments on vegetation' by Ville26 October 1853
RR/4/128Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker on a paper 'On the anatomy of Victoria regia - Part II' by Arthur Henfrey5 June 1859
RR/5/19Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'A description of some fossil plants, showing, found in the lower coal-seams of Lancashire and Yorkshire' by Edward William Binney27 June 1865
RR/8/216Second referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part X. Including an examination of the supposed radiolarians of the carboniferous rocks' by William Crawford Williamson20 August 1879
RR/6/290Referee's report by Edward Frankland, on two papers 'Research conducted for the medical department of the privy council at the pathological laboratory of St. Thomas's Hospital. First series.—The chemical nature and composition, combinations, and metamorphoses of the colouring-matters of bile' and 'Research conducted for the medical department of the privy council at the pathological laboratory of St. Thomas's Hospital regarding urine' by Johann Ludwig Wilhelm Thudichum3 January 1867
RR/6/299Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the geographical and geological relations of the fauna and flora of Palestine' by Henry Baker Tristram25 May 1868
RR/8/11Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the protrusion of protoplasmic filaments from the glandular hairs of the common teasel (Dipsacus sylvestris)' by Francis Darwin7 May 1877
RR/7/355Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. Part VI - Ferns' by William Crawford Williamson13 June 1874
RR/7/500Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. Part VII - Myelopteris, psaronius, and kaloxylon' by William Crawford Williamson19 August 1876
RR/9/199Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the comparative morphology of the leaf the vascular cryptogams and gymnosperms' by Frederick Orpen Bower24 July 1884
RR/9/102Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. Part XII' by William Crawford Williamson26 October 1882
RR/10/109Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XIII. Heterangium tiliaeoides (Williamson) and Kaloxylon hookeri' by William Crawford Williamson25 June 1887
RR/10/112Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.--Part XV' by William Crawford Williamson20 November 1888
RR/10/395Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XVII' by William Crawford Williamson10 March 1890
RR/9/417Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. Heterangium Tiliœoides (Will.) and Kaloxylon Hookeri' by William Crawford Williamson27 February 1887
RR/11/104Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XVIII' by William Crawford Williamson1 March 1891
RR/11/134Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On biologic regions and tabulation areas' by Charles Baron Clarke23 April 1892
RR/2/68Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the vine-disease in the port-wine districts of the Alto-Douro, in April 1854. With a supplementary note on the proposed remedies for its eradication' by Joseph James Forrester28 August 1854
RR/12/406Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Further observations on the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part II. The roots of Calamites' by William Crawford Williamson and Dukinfield Henry Scott5 January 1895
RR/12/408Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Further observations on the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.-Part III. Lygnodendron and Heterangium' by William Crawford Williamson and Dukinfield Henry Scott14 June 1895
RR/12/409Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Further observations on the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.-Part III. Lygnodendron and Heterangium' by William Crawford Williamson and Dukinfield Henry Scott to Michael Foster[1895]
RR/4Referees' reports: volume 4, peer reviews of scientific papers submitted to the Royal Society for publication1859-1862
RR/7/25Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the pre-carboniferous flora of Northeastern America' by Dawson15 May 1870
RR/9/59Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker and William Turner Thiselton-Dyer, on a paper 'Agricultural, botanical, and chemical results of experiments on the mixed herbage of permanent meadow, conducted for more than twenty years in succession on the same land. — Part. II. The botanical results' by John Bennet Lawes, J H Gilbert and Maxwell Tylden Masters16 March 1882
MS/427/36Copy letter from [Thomas Henry] Huxley, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Treasury18 June 1880
MS/427/157Copy letter from Walter White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [Ralph Robert Wheeler] Lingen, Treasury24 January 1882
RR/2/106Referee's report by Thomas Henry Huxley, on a paper 'On the functions and structure of the rostellum of Listera ovata' by Joseph Dalton Hooker October 1854
MOB/060Intaglio seals19th century
RR/8/215Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part X. Including an examination of the supposed radiolarians of the carboniferous rocks' by William Crawford Williamson19 June 1877
MS/426/593Copy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Captain [Francis] McClintock R N6 June 1857
MC/11/238Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew7 July 1878
MM/19/14Letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer, Royal Society, to William Sharpey, Secretary, Royal Society24 October 1856
MS/769/32Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew, to [Walter] White6 March 1875
MS/769/31Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew, to [Walter] White30 December 1874
MC/10/146Copy of a letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, Royal Gardens, Kew to the Treasury21 June 1874
CMB/42/3/1Minutes, meeting of the North American exploring expedition committee16 March 1857
IM/002231Hooker, Sir Joseph Daltonnd
IM/002234Hooker, Sir Joseph Daltonnd
NLB/1/700Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker8 November 1887
NLB/4/504Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Jospeh Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society19 June 1890
NLB/5/138Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, [Fellow of the Royal Society]2 April 1891
NLB/10/153Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Fellow of the Royal Society9 October 1894
NLB/10/685Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to William Botting Hemsley, Fellow of the Royal Society19 January 1895
NLB/11/430Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Professor Edwin Ray Lankester, Osbert Salvin, and Sir William Henry Flower, Fellows of the Royal Society26 June 1895
NLB/9/877Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to W Graham Greene, Admiralty, Whitstable24 July 1894
RR/8/269Letter from Joseph Dalton Hooker, to George Gabriel Stokes, regarding a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XI' by William Crawford Williamson28 September 1880
NLB/13/434Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor Michael Foster7 September 1896
NLB/15/165Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Sir George Gabriel Stokes, Lord Kelvin [William Thomson], Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, and Sir Edward Frankland, Fellows of the Royal Society7 July 1897
RR/2/108Referee's report by John Lindley, on a paper 'On the structure of certain limestone nodules enclosed in seams of bituminous coal, with a description of some trigonocarpons contained in them' by Joseph Dalton Hooker and Edward William Binney 5 March 1855
RR/6/144Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'Contributions to the fossil flora of North Greenland, being a description of the plants collected by Mr. Edward Whymper during the summer of 1867' by Oswald Heer22 March 1869
RR/8/74Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. —Part IX' by William Crawford Williamson19 June 1877
RR/8/264Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XI' by William Crawford Williamson28 September 1880
RR/10/313Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organisation of the fossil plants of the coal-measures.—Part XVI' by William Crawford Williamson18 April 1889
RR/11/219Referee's report by Joseph Dalton Hooker, on a paper 'On the organization of the fossil plants of the coal-measures. Part XIX' by William Crawford Williamson24 March 1892
NLB/11/262Copy letter from Michael Foster, to; William Turner Thiselton-Dyer, Sir William Flower, Mr Salvin, and Sir Jospeh Dalton Hooker21 May 1895
NLB/19/522Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to George Robert Milne Murray, Fellow of the Royal Society24 October 1899
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