Ref NoMS/122
TitleLinnean Society papers and letters - collected by T.G. Cullum
DescriptionPapers collected by Sir Thomas Geary and relating to the Linnean Society, including:

- the printed Charter and Bye-Laws of the Linnean Society (1802)
- list of Fellows for 1789, 1790 and 1791, with other printed circulars [N.B. interleaved with ms notes on the Zoological Club]
- list of some of the members of a Society for Promoting Natural History, on 13 October 1783
- lists of those present at the Linnean Society's first meeting on 18 March 1788
- letter dated 10 June 1800 to Cullum from Thomas Marsham
- letter dated 31 October 1796 to Cullum from Samuel Goodenough
- ms copy of epitaph of James Dickson (died 14 August 1822) written by Sir James Edward Smith at the request of Dickson's widow

Also includes the following letters:

- letter dated 26 May 1916 from W.D. Edwards to the Secretary of the Linnean Society
- letter dated 27 May 1916 from Daydon Jackson to W.D. Edwards
- letter dated 26 April 1933 from Assistant Secretary to Colonel A.T. Gage
Date1802 - 1933
LevelFile
Extent1 folder
LanguageEnglish
Creator NameCullum, Sir Thomas Geary
Access_StatusOpen
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