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Appendix

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Research Property List of the Roayl Society of New Zealand.
Apparatus Purchased Under Research Grant Regulations by Grantees.*
Subject of Research for which Apparatus was purchased. Apparatus. Date Purchased Price paid. Where deposited at present.
Agricultural
Wheat Experiments Monroe Calculating Machine 1926 £50 0 0 Wheat Research Institutet
Astronomical Adapter 1921 1 8 0 Dominion Observatory
Altitude & Azimuth Instrument 1920 10 0 0 Dominion Observatory
Eypiece 1921 2 16 0 Dominion Observatory
Micrometer 1920 17 2 0 Dominion Observatory
Objective Prism 1923 33 11 0 Dominion Observatory
Range Finder 1921 4 0 0 Dominion Observatory
Biological
Bryozoa lx Davonette No. 2B & apparatus 1929 21 6 0 Dr. Utley (grantee)
Centipedes & Millipedes Microscope (C. Baker) & Apparatus 1926 16 16 0 Auckland Museum
13 0 0 Auckland Museum
Cytology of Plants 1 Zeiss Apo Objective 120 1930 15 0 0 Dr. Frankel (grantee)
1 Exhaustion Pump and Bell Jar 2 11 0 Dr. Frankel (grantee)
Marine Algae Thermometers 1933 1 7 0 Miss L. Cranwell (grantee)
Molluscan Fauna Microscope (C. Baker) & Apparatus 1926 16 16 0 Auckland Museum
20 0 0 Auckland Museum
Whale-feed Chemical Balance & Weights 1921 14 15 0 Agric. Chem. Lab.
Soil Bacteria & Protozoa Autoclave 1922 4 7 0 Cawthron Institute
Pressure Gauge 1 10 0 Cawthron Institute
Eyepieces & Turntable 4 6 0 Cawthron Institute
Chemical
Cool Storage Automatic Cut-out 1926 5 4 0 Stoke Freezing Works*
Steamtrap 1927 2 6 0 Govt. Orchard, Nelson*
Thermohydrograph 1926 12 0 0 Govt. Orchard, Nelson*
Thermometer 1927 1 5 0 Govt. Orchard, Nelson*
Essential Oils Boiler 1929 5 0 0 Canterbury College
Digester Tank 14 10 0 Canterbury College
40-gal. Still 1924 25 0 0 Otago University

[Footnote] *Denotes apparatus which is at present available for research work.

[Footnote] †Denotes apparatus which is at present in use. but which could be made available if required.

[Footnote] ‡Denotes apparatus which is still in use by grantee.

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Microbalance complete with weights & counterpoises & cover 1926 22 16 0 Auckland Museum*
2 0 0 Auckland Museum*
Micro-chemical apparatus (sundry items) 1926 36 13 4 Auckland Museum*
1 115 V.A. Oil-immersed Self-cooled Transformer 1926 9 4 0 Auckland Museum*
Catalytic Hydrogenation apparatus 20 12 0 Auckland Museum*
Polarimeter Tubes 5 7 6 Auckland Museum*
Ozone Apparatus, etc. 16 10 0 Dominion Laboratory
Magnifying Lens for balance 12 0 Auckland Museum*
1 Cylinder of Hydrogen with key & stand 1929 8 5 6 Auckland Museum*
1 Copper Container 15 0 Auckland Museum*
1 Oxygen Pressure Cylinder 7 0 0 Auckland Museum*
1 Carbon Dioxide Cylinder 1930 6 0 0 Auckland Museum*
N.Z. Brown Coals Ball Mill and Fittings 1919 80 17 0 Canterbury College
Electric Furnace 1921 26 16 0 Canterbury College
Forestry Camera 1921 15 10 0 Agric. Laboratory
Medical–Fish Food Values Analytical Balance 1920 36 0 0 Medical School
Meteorological–Upper Air 2 Theodolites 1925 91 0 0 Auck. & Christchurch
Physical
Porcelain Insulators Porosity Pot and Fittings 1920 110 0 0 Canterbury College*
Coal & Gas Sphere 1920 25 0 0 Victoria College
Electric Oven 14 0 0 Agric. Laboratory
Wireless 1 Dudell Thermogalvanometer 1922 41 0 0 Victoria College
1 Air Condenser 6 0 0 Auck. Univ. College
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Books Purchased by Research Grantees and now Available.

  • Manual on Tree Diseases (Rankin).

  • Illustrations of British Fungi.

  • Handbook of British Fungi (Cooke), 8 vols.

  • Handbook of Australian Fungi (Cooke).

  • Annales Mycologie (H. Sydow), 18 vols.

  • Zeitschrift Pflanzenkrankheiten (Dr. Sorauer), 30 vols.

  • General Bacteriology (Jordan).

  • Protozoa (Minchin).

  • Zoology (Lancaster), 2 vols.

  • Cambridge Natural History Vol. I (Protozoa).

  • Microtomist's Vade Mecum (Bolles Lee).

  • Soil Biology (Whiting).

  • Essais de Palaeconchologie comparee, Vols. 1–12.

  • Revue critique de Palaeozoologie, 1917–23.

  • Pliocene Fauna of Karikae.

  • The Santacruzian of Patagonia.

  • Chemical Basis of Pharmacology—Poisons of N.Z. Plants

  • Pharmacology (Sollman).

  • Plant Alkaloids (Henry).

  • W.R. Dispensary.

  • Chemistry of Synthetic Drugs.

  • Food Analysis (Winton).

  • Lancashire Fishery Report.

  • Edible Oils and Fats.

  • Chambers' Log Tables.

  • Guide to Pharmacology (Sollman).

  • Induction Coil.

  • Plant Biochemistry (Onslow).

  • Vegetable Proteins (Osborne).

  • Biology of British Hemiptera and Heteroptera (Butler).

  • Coal Tar Distillation (Warne).

  • Low Temperature Carbon of Bituminous Coals (McCulloch).

  • Analyses of Coal and Its By-products (Illingworth).

  • Low Temperature Carbonisation (Wellington).

  • Constituents of Coal Tar (Spielman).

  • Conversion of Coal into Oils (Fischer).

  • Utilisation of Low Grade and Waste Fuel (Goodrich).

  • Sylloge Algarum (De Toni), 2 vols.

  • Morphologie und Biologie der Algen (Oltman).

  • Methods in Plant Histology (Chamberlain).

  • Marine Algae of Denmark, Parts 1, 2, and 3 (Rosenvinge).

  • Marine Algae of Cherbourg, List of (Le Jolis).

  • Sauvageau Remarques sur les Sphacelaracees.

  • Algae Vegetation of Iceland (Rosenvinge and Warming).

  • Marine Algae from the Canary Islands (Borgensen).

  • Uber der Anheftung d. Cladophoraceen (Brand).

  • Beitr. z. Kenntniss Meeresalgen (Kuckuck).

  • Marine Chlorophyceen from Japan (Kjellman).

  • Entw. Geschechtl. Untersuchungen (Reinke), 2 vols.

  • Les. Algues Marines (Vincent).

  • Die Chromatophoren der Algen (Schnutz).

  • Florideernes Morphologi (Agardh).

  • Die Meersalgen (Hanck).

  • Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen—Flora Band. II.

  • Till Agernes Systematik (Agardh), 6 vols.

  • Analecta Algologica (Agardh), 6 vols.

  • Catalogue Tertiary Mollusca Brit. Museum. Vol. I.

  • The Cell in Heredity and Development (Wilson).

  • Manual of N.Z. Flora (Cheeseman).

  • Cytologia 1929.

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List of Awards.

Award of the Hector Memorial Medal and Prize.

1912. L. Cockayne, C.M.G., Ph.D., F.R.S., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand botany.

1913. T. H. Easterfield, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in chemistry.

1914. E. Best, F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand ethnology.

1915. P. Marshall, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand geology.

1916. Lord Rutherford of Nelson, O.M., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in physics.

1917. C. Chilton, M.A., D.Sc., M.B., C.M., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in zoology.

1918. T. F. Cheeseman, F.L.S., F.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand systematic botany.

1919. P. W. Robertson, M.A., M.Sc., Ph.D.—For researches in chemistry.

1920. S. Percy Smith, F.R.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand ethnology.

1921. R. Speight, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For work in New Zealand geology.

1922. C. Coleridge Farr, D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in physical science and more particularly work in connection with the magnetic survey of New Zealand.

1923. G. V. Hudson, F.E.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand entomology.

1924. D. Petrie, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand botany.

1925. B. C. Aston, F.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.—For the investigation of New Zealand chemical problems.

1926. H. D. Skinner, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in ethnology.

1927. C. A. Cotton, D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in the geomorphology of New Zealand.

1928. D. M. Y. Sommerville, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For his general mathematical work and particularly for his investigations in non-Euclidean geometry.

1929. G. M. Thomson, F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches on the acclimatisation of animals in New Zealand and on the natural history of New Zealand fishes.

1930. J. E. Holloway, L.Th., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in the life-histories of New Zealand Pteridophytes.

1931. W. P. Evans, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in pure and applied chemistry.

1932. Te Rangi Hiroa (P. H. Buck), M.D., Ch.B (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in Maori ethnology.

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1933. W. N. Benson, B.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z., and J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand geology.

1934. G. E. Weatherburn, M.A., D.Sc.—For outstanding original work in mathematics, especially in the use of vector analysis.

1935. W. B. Benham, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For original researches in New Zealand zoology.

1936. W. R. B. Oliver, M.Sc., D.Sc., F.L.S., F.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in New Zealand botany.

Award of the Hutton Memorial Medal.

1911. W. B. Benham, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand zoology.

1914. L. Cockayne, C.M.G., Ph.D., F.R.S., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in the ecology of New Zealand plants.

1917. P. Marshall, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand geology.

1920. J. E. Holloway, L.Th., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand pteridophytic botany.

1923. J. A. Thomson, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in geology.

1926. C. Chilton, M.A., D.Sc., LL.D., M.B., C.M., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For his continuous researches on the amphipodous crustacea of the Southern Hemisphere.

1929. G. V. Hudson, F.E.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in entomology.

1932. J. A. Bartrum, M.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in geology.

1935. G. H. Cunningham, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For research in mycological botany.

Grants from the Hutton Memorial Research Fund.

1919. Miss M. K. Mestayer £10, for work on the New Zealand mollusca.

1923. Professor P. Marshall £40, for study of the upper cretaceous ammonities of New Zealand.

1927. Miss M. K. Mestayer £30, for research on brachiopoda and mollusca.

1928. Dr C. Chilton £50, for research on New Zealand and Antarctic crustacea.

1928. Dr J. H. Findlay £10, for research on New Zealand mollusca.

1932. Dr F. J. Turner £30, for geological expedition to southwest portion of Otago.

1932. Mr C. E. Christensen £25, for collecting hybrid plants at Hanmer.

1932. Mr L. C. King £20, for geological study of tertiary rocks at Awatere Valley, Marlborough.

1932. Dr O. H. Frankel £25, for cytological research.

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1932. Waitemata Harbour Survey Committee £25, for ecological survey of Waitemata Harbour.

1933. Mr G. M. Thomson £30, for preparation of illustrated catalogue of New Zealand crustacea.

1933. Mr K. M. Ruddall £5, for zoological research on Little Barrier Island.

1934. Mr L. C. King £25, for geological research in the Marlborough District.

1934. Messrs R. A. Falla and A. W. B. Powell £40, for research on the molluscan and bird fauna of the Sub-Antarctic Islands of New Zealand.

1934. Dr W. R. B. Olliver £50, for assistance in publishing a monograph on the genus Coprosma.

1935. Dr P. Marshall £40, for purchase of microscope goniometer and field work in connection with mineral “tuhualite” of Mayor Island and the occurrence of the spheroidal granite of Karamea.

1935. Mr H. O. Service £4 10s, for geological research at the Bluff.

1936. Mr C. O. Hutton, £30, for field study of the Metamorphic and Intrusive rocks of the Lake Wakatipu region.

Award of the Hamilton Memorial Prize.

1923. J. G. Myers, D.Sc.

1926. H. J. Finlay, D.Sc., and J. Marwick, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

1934. L. C. King, M.Sc., Ph.D.

Award of the T. K. Sidey Summer-Time Medal and Prize.

1933. Lord Rutherford of Nelson, O.M., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z. Special award to Mr G. V. Hudson, F.E.S., F.R.S.N.Z.