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Volume 72, 1942-43
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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, K.B.E., 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., D.Sc., 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., 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.

  • 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.

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  • 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, K.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For original researches in New Zealand zoology.

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

  • 1937. J. R. Hosking, B.Sc., Ph.D.—For research in the chemistry of New Zealand plants.

  • 1938. H. W. Williams, M.A., Litt.D., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in ethnology.

  • 1939. J. A. Bartrum, M.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in geology.

  • 1940. D. B. Macleod, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For outstanding work in molecular physics.

  • 1941. H. J. Finlay, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches on mollusca and foraminifera.

  • 1942. H. H. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S.—For researches in New Zealand botany.

Award of the Hutton Memorial Medal.

  • 1911. W. B. Benham, K.B.E., 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., 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.

  • 1938. David Miller, Ph.D., M.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., F.R.E.S., F.L.S.N.S.W.—For researches in entomology.

  • 1941. H. H. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For botanical researches.

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 ammonites of New Zealand.

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

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

  • 1928. Dr H. J. Finlay £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.

  • 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. Oliver £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. 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.

  • 1938. Dr. F. J. Turner, £15, to defray cost of cutting oriented sections of Otago schists.

  • 1939. Mr L. E. Richdale, £20, for expenses in connection with the ringing of birds.

  • 1941. Dr. F. J. Turner, £25, for research on the structural petrology of metamorphic rocks in Central Otago and Fiordland.

  • 1941. Dr. S. N. Slater, £10, for work on the poisonous constituents of tutu.

  • 1942. Mr L. E. Richdale, £40, for ornithological research at Stewart Island.

  • 1942. Dr. F. J. Turner, £25, for structural petrology of metamorphic rocks.

Award of the Hamilton Memorial Prize.

  • 1923. J. G. Myers, D.Sc.

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

  • 1934. L. C. King, M.Sc., Ph.D.

  • 1937. C. O. Hutton, M.Sc., Ph.D., F.G.S.

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.

  • 1936. Sir Leonard Hill, Kt., M.B., LL.D.