Proceedings of the Royal Society for October 1873
Royal Society of Tasmania , (1873) Proceedings of the Royal Society for October 1873. Monthly Notices of Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania . pp. 53-54.
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The monthly evening meeting of the Society was held on Monday, the
13th Oct.; the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of Tasmania in the chair.
-The Bishop read a highly interesting paper on "The Law of Weather
and Storms" which was listened to with much attention.
-The Secretary read a letter from Baron von Mueller in nregards to compiling a complete list of all known Tasmanian plants, accurately named according to the most recent nomenclature.
|Additional Information:||In 1843 the Horticultural and Botanical Society of Van Diemen's Land was founded and became the Royal Society of Van Diemen's Land for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science in 1844. In 1855 its name changed to Royal Society of Tasmania for Horticulture, Botany, and the Advancement of Science. In 1911 the name was shortened to Royal Society of Tasmania.|
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