RECORD: Darwin, C. R. et al. 1881. Rolleston memorial. The Times (5 August): 9.

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed and edited by John van Wyhe 7.2007. RN1


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ROLLESTON MEMORIAL.— In pursuance of a resolution at a preliminary meeting held at the house of Dr. A. B. Shepherd, a General Committee is being formed for the purpose of FOUNDING a PRIZE or SCHOLARSHIP in MEMORY of the late PROFESSOR ROLLESTON.1 The following gentlemen among others have already allowed their names to appear in support of the proposed Memorial. A complete list will be published later, as well as a list of subscribers to the Fund.

PRELIMINARY LIST.

[...]

Charles Darwin, Esq.

[...]

[The other seventy names have not been transcribed.]

Subscriptions will be received by the Hon. Secs. at 17, Great Cumberland place, W.; or by the Treasurer, Edward Chapman, Esq., Frewen Hall, Oxford.

Hon. Secs.

C. W. MANSELL-MOULLIN, M.D.

THEODORE D. ACLAND, M.B.,

A. P. THOMAS, M.A.,

1 George Rolleston (1829-1881), Linacre professor of anatomy and physiology, Oxford University, 1860-1881.


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