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Proceedings of the Royal Society for the month of April, 1880
Royal Society of Tasmania, (1880) Proceedings of the Royal Society for the month of April, 1880. Papers & Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania. pp. 1-2.
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The first monthly evening meeting for the present session was held at the Museum on Tuesday, 13th April, Mr. H, J. Buckland in the chair. Mr. Edmund P. Wilson, who had previously been nominated by the Council, was balloted for, and declared duly elected a Fellow of the Society. A presentation, consisting of upwards of twenty volumes and pamphlets, from Sir Redmond Barry, on behalf of the Trustees of the Melbourne Public Library, was also laid on the table. Includes time of leafing, flowering, and fruiting of a few standard plants in the Botanic Gardens during January, February, and March.
|Keywords:||Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Papers & Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of Tasmania|
|Page Range:||pp. 1-2|
|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.|
|Date Deposited:||22 Nov 2012 06:52|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 04:44|
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