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Meteorology for the month of January,1877

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Abbott, Francis (Jnr) and Abbott, Francis (1877) Meteorology for the month of January,1877. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. ISSN 0080-4703

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Abstract

Abstract of meteorological observations, Tasmania, for the year 1877.
Results of observations taken from the Private Observatory Hobart Town.
Includes times of leafing, flowering and fruiting of a few standard plants in the Royal Society’s Gardens during the month of February, 1877.
The Meteorology form brought into use at the beginning of 1877 differs in some respects from the former one. It has been adapted with the view of assimilating the Hobart Town records more closely with those of stations in Europe, America, etc, in order to co-operate in a system of International Meteorology.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, Van Diemens Land, VDL, Hobart Town, natural sciences, proceedings, records
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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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: 11 Aug 2013 23:22
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017 01:07
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