Charter and Bye-laws of the Linnean Society of London: Together with a Patent of Armorial Ensigns, and a List of the Society

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Society, 1802 - 49 pages
 

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Page 1 - FIFTH, by the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and of the British Dominions beyond the Seas King, Defender of the Faith, to all to whom these Presents shall come, GREETING ! Whereas...
Page 16 - Society, be re-admitted by ballot without a fresh admission fee. 8. The death or withdrawal of any Fellow having been signified to one of the Secretaries, he shall preserve a record of it, and cause it to be announced at, and entered upon the minutes of the next Annual General Meeting. 9. No Fellow shall be understood to have withdrawn himself from the Society until he shall have signified such his intention by letter, under his hand, addressed to...
Page 41 - Kings of Arms, have to these presents subscribed our Names and affixed the Seals of our several Offices, this...
Page 6 - Council hereby directed to be appointed and the Council of the said Society for the time being, or any three or more of them, all the members thereof having been first duly summoned to attend the meetings thereof, shall and may have power...
Page 40 - Norroy in pursuance of His Grace's Warrant and by virtue of the Letters Patent of Our several Offices to each of Us respectively granted do by these Presents grant and assign unto the said Sir Rupert Alfred Kettle the Arms following that is to say...
Page 39 - Society which expressly defined the object of its formation to be "the cultivation of the science of natural history in all its branches, and more especially of the natural history of Great Britain and Ireland."— Prof.
Page 39 - Letter represented unto the Most Noble Charles Duke of Norfolk, Earl Marshal and Hereditary Marshal of England, that the...
Page 15 - Director or Secretary, or otherwise, as may be directed by the by-laws, rules and regulations of the Company, and being so signed and countersigned, shall be deemed valid and binding upon the Company, according to the tenor and meaning thereof.
Page 2 - Philadelphia, be, and shall be, for ever hereafter, persons able and capable in law, to sue and be sued, plead and be impleaded, answer and be answered unto, defend and be defended...
Page 17 - Whenever there shall be cause for the expulsion of any Fellow from the Society, the President shall, at some ordinary or extraordinary meeting, propose the expulsion of such Fellow ; and at the next General Meeting, either Annual or special, the question shall be put to the ballot, and if two-thirds of the...

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