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Hudson, Charles Thomas (1828-1903): drawings of the Rotifera

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0117 MS/132
Held at: Royal Society
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Full title: Hudson, Charles Thomas (1828-1903): drawings of the Rotifera
Date(s): [1869-1903]
Level of description: Sub-fonds
Extent: 31 folios
Name of creator(s): Hudson | Charles Thomas | 1828-1903 | naturalist
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Administrative/Biographical history:

Born, 1828; educated at Kensington grammar school and The Grange, Sunderland; earnt his living by teaching, first at Glasgow and than at the Royal Institution, Liverpool; attended St John's College, Cambridge, 1848-1852; second master of Bristol grammar school, 1852; headmaster, 1855; resigned his post at Bristol grammar school, 1860; opened a private school at Manilla Hall, Clifton, 1861-1881; devoted his leisure to microscopical research, in particular the study of the Rotifera; fellow of the Royal Microscopical Society, 1872; president of the Royal Microscopical Society, 1888-1890; Fellow of the Royal Society, 1889; died, 1903.


Scope and content/abstract:

Original Drawings of the Rotifera by Charles Thomas Hudson.

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No publication without written permission. Apply to Archivist in the first instance.

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Description Notes

Archivist's note:
Copied from the Royal Society catalogue by Sarah Drewery.

Rules or conventions:
General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Feb 2009.

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