Royal Society (Great Britain)

Royal Society, Royal Society of London, Royal Society of London for Improving Natural Knowledge

Founded in 1660, it is one of the major scientific societies in the world.

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Artist unknown :A mushroom for the Royal Society! Or a view of a fungus recently grown on their own BANKS... London, Published by L Sidebotham, March 1819.
Date: 1819 By: I Sidebotham (Firm) Ref: B-093-003 Description: A back view of a capering Sir Joseph Banks, looking at an empty wine cask which is embedded in the top of a giant sized mushroom. Banks' butler has climbed a...
Date: 1768-1820 By: Banks, Joseph (Sir), 1743-1820 Ref: Micro-MS-0480 Description: Banks' papers in the British Library (Add Mss 8094-8100, 33272, 33977-33982) comprising correspondence with European scientists, and with Sir Ernest Blagden,...
Date: 1880-1906 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2737 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1976-1977 From: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987 : Papers Ref: 87-208-113 Description: Mainly inward correspondence reflecting Fleming's increasing involvement in conservation issues. Includes letters to politicians relating to the endangered k...
Date: 1861-1911 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm By: Gunther, Albert Charles Lewis Gotthilf, 1830-1914 Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2123 Description: Comprise selected letters between Gunther and others, mainly concerning zoological matters in Australia, New Zealand and New Guinea Source of title - Transc...
Date: 1785 By: Redman, William Edward (Dr), -1940 Ref: A-218-014-a Description: The obverse of two medals showing portraits of Cook and King, and the reverse of another showing Britannia conquering the globe Trimmed to plate mark, glued...
Date: 1858-1871 By: Gowlland, John Thomas Ewing, 1838-1874 Ref: Micro-MS-0478 Description: Log books, some illustrated, of surveys in the Americas, Mediterranean, and Pacific on board the following ships: HMS Ganges, HMS Cockatrice, HMS Plumper, HM...
Date: 1909-1940 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-2750 Description: Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1983-1984 From: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987 : Papers Ref: 87-208-240 Description: Includes the curriculum vitae for the candidates for these years Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Typescripts
Date: 1968-1982 From: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987 : Papers Ref: 87-208-363 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s). Physical Description: Mss, typescripts and printed matter
Date: 1967-1978 From: Fleming, Charles Alexander (Sir), 1916-1987 : Papers Ref: 87-208-362 Description: Correspondence from the Royal Society in London, other inward and outward correspondence, a report on taxonomy and a report on the international activities o...
Date: 1960 By: New Zealand. Department of Scientific and Industrial Research Ref: MSI-Papers-3737 Description: Presents the ompliments and congratulations of the DSIR to the Royal Society, and recalls associations of the Society with New Zealand, namely through Captai...
Date: 1953, 1987 From: Brusey family : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-6789-2 Description: Invitation for Phyllis Brusey to the coronation of H M Queen Elizabeth II (1953); and certificate of her election as a Fellow of the Royal Society for the en...
Date: 1951-1969 From: Marsden, Ernest (Sir), 1889-1970 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1342-367 Description: Includes `The Shortage of mathematic and science teachers in schools', Royal Society, 1969; `The Early history of ICSU 191-1946', by Sir Harold Spencer Jones...
Date: 1957-1965 From: Marsden, Ernest (Sir), 1889-1970 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1342-369 Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1774-1936 From: Australian Joint Copying Project : Miscellaneous Series microfilm Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-20-1938-1940 Description: Selected records from various collections of papers deposited with the Royal Society and relevant to Australia and New Zealand Source of title - Transcribed...
Date: [2000-2002] From: Rollo, Lindsay James, 1926- :Research papers and photographs Ref: MS-Papers-7438-1 Description: Correspondence and documents relating to Rollo's research on Comrie Quantity: 1 folder(s).
By: Hodges, William, 1744-1797; Cathelin, Louis Jacques, 1738-1804 Ref: A-218-006 Description: A standing portrait of Cook Derived from a painting by Hodges Other Titles - Captain James Cook, member of the Royal Society of London Quantity: 1 b&w art...
Date: 1769 By: Banks, Joseph (Sir), 1743-1820 Ref: MS-0134 Description: Quantity: 1 volume(s) (9 pages). Physical Description: Mss (photocopy) (23 cm; turquoise linen folder)
Date: 1966 From: Marsden, Ernest (Sir), 1889-1970 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-1342-370 Description: Reprint from Proceedings of the Royal Society Quantity: 1 folder(s).