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For a copy of “The Royal Society of New Zealand Act, 1933,” and of Rules relating to Admission, Duties, Proceedings, Awards, etc., see Transactions, vol. lxv, pp. 468–495.

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. Sir Thomas 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.R.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.

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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. Sir William 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.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 geology.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., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand botany.

  • 1943. L. H. Briggs, D.Sc. (N.Z.), D. Phil. (Oxen.), F.N.Z.I.C., F.C.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in chemistry.

  • 1944. J. C. Anderson, M.B.E.—For researches in ethnology.

  • 1945. J. Henderson, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand geology.

  • 1946. H. G. Forder, M.A. (Cantab.)—For original contributions to mathematics, especially his treatise “The Calculus of Extension.”

  • 1947. A. W. B. Powell, F.R.S.N.Z.—For outstanding and long-continued researches on Mollusca.

  • 1948. G. H. Cunningham, Ph.D., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in mycological botany.

Award of the Hutton Memgrial Medal.

  • 1911. Sir William 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.B.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.

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  • 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.

  • 1944. W. N. Benson, D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches in New Zealand geology.

  • 1947. C. A. Cotton, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.—For researches on the Geomorphology of New Zealand.

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 tipper Cretaceous ammonites 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. H. J. Finlay £10, for research on New Zealand mollusca.

  • 1932. Dr. F. J. Turner £30, for geological expedition to south-west 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.

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

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

  • 1944. Mr. L. E. Richdale £20, for ornithological research at Stewart Island.

  • 1944. Southland Branch Royal Society of N.Z., £40 towards cost of erecting hut on Whero Island for ornithological observation purposes.

  • 1945. Miss L. B. Moore £10, for the study of marine algae on the Wellington Coast.

  • 1945. Professor B. J. Marples £20, for investigation in vertebrate palaeontology at Duntroon.

  • 1945. Miss Marion L. Fyfe £20, for the study at Coromandel of the frog Leiopelma.

  • 1945. Dr. B. H. Mason £25, for research in geology in the Culverden district.

  • 1946. Mrs. E. A. Hodgson £5, for the purchase of two books on Hepaticae.

  • 1946. Mr. J. B. Mackie £30, for research on the regional structure of the schists of Northern and Central Otago. (Grant subsequently relinquished on account of grantee's departure from New Zealand.)

  • 1946. Mr. D. W. McKenzie £44, for aerial photographs in connection with a geographic study of Wellington.

  • 1946. Mr. R. J. McLaughlin £30, for geological work on the Haurangi Range area in the eastern portion of the Wellington Province.

  • 1946. Mr. Te Punga £30, for work in connection with geological aspects of paleo-botany and petrography.

  • 1947. Dr. H. B. Fell £4 10s, for research on the New Zealand Bronze Cuckoo.

  • 1947. Dr. K. Wodzicki and Mr. C. A. Fleming £40, for a census of the gannet colonies of New Zealand.

  • 1947. Mr. L. E. Richdale £30, for a gannet census of Solander Island.

  • 1948. Dr. Greta B. Cone £50, for work on plankton organisms and larger fungi.

  • 1948. Mr. M. H. Battey £30, for investigation of the igneous rocks and general geology of Cape Karikari area.

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., F.M.S.Am.

  • 1943. C. A. Fleming, B.A., M.Sc.

  • 1947. Elizabeth J. Batham, M.Sc.

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.

  • 1947. D. F. Martyn, Ph.D., D.Sc.

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The Royal Society of New Zealand,

Council for 1947–48.

Established under an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand Entituled the New Zealand Institute Act. 1867; Reconstituted under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1903; Continued under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1908; and Reconstituted under the Royal Society of New Zealand Act, 1933.

Honorary Patron. His Excellency the Governor-General.

Council. Ex Officio.

The Hon. the Minister for Scientific and Industrial Research.


R. A. Falla, M.A., D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

Vice-President. F. R. Callaghan, M.A. (N.Z.).
Government Representatives.
  • 1947. G. Archey, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1947. F. R. Callaghan, M.A. (N.Z.).

  • 1948. B. C. Aston, F.R.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1948. W. R. B. Oliver, D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

Elected by Member Bodies.
  • Auckland Institute L. H. Briggs, D.Sc. (N.Z.), D.Phil. (Oxon.), F.N.Z.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z. A. T. Pycroft.

  • Wellington Branch Professor L. R. Richardson, M.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill).

  • J. T. Salmon, M.Sc., D.Sc. (N.Z.), A.R.P.S.

  • Canterbury Branch Professor R. S. Allan, Ph.D. (Cantab.), D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z. O. H. Frankel, D.Agr. (Berlin), M. Agr. Sc. (N.Z).

  • Otago Branch C. M. Focken, B.Sc., B.M.E. (Melb.), D.Phil. (Oxon.), M.S. (Colorado).

  • Professor J. G. Williams, M.Sc., B.E. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Lond.), D.I.C.

  • Hawke's Bay Branch J. D. H. Buchanan, M.A. (Cantab.), B.Sc. (N.Z.).

  • Nelson Institute D. Miller, Ph.D. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

  • Southland Branch R. W. Willett, M.Sc. (N.Z.).

Co-opted Member.

J. Marwick, M.A., D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

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Officers for the Year 1947–48.

President: R. A. Falla, M.A., D.Sc. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z. Vice-President: F. R. Callaghan, M.A. (N.Z.).

Hon. Treasurer: S. Cory Wright, M.C.

Hon. Editor: J. Henderson, C.B.E., M.A., B.E., D.Sc. (N.Z.),

A.O.S.M., F.R.S.N.Z.

Hon. Librarian: Professor L. R. Richardson, M.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill).

Hon. Returning Officer: A. T. Pycroft.

Secretary: Miss M. Wood, Royal Society of New Zealand,

Victoria University College, P.O. Box 1580, Wellington, N.Z. (Cable and telegraph address: Royalsoc, Wellington.)

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Member Bodies.
Name of Society. Secretary's Name and Address. Date of Affiliation.
Auckland Institute Dr. G. Archey, Institute and Museum, Auckland. June 10, 1868
Wellington Branch of the Royal Society of N.Z. Dr. J. T. Salmon, Dominion Museum, Wellington. June 10, 1868
Canterbury Branch of the Royal Society of N.Z. Mr. C. R. Russell, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch. October 22, 1868
Otago Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mr. J. B. Mackie, Otago School of Mines, Dunedin. October 18, 1869
Nelson Institute Mr. S. H. Wood, P.O. Box 182, Nelson. December 20, 1883
Hawke's Bay Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mr. H. P. Hole, 23 Brewster Street, Napier. March 31, 1875
Southland Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mrs. O. Sansom, 24 Melbourne St., Invercargill. October 31, 1939

Former Manager and Editor

(Under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1867.) 1867–1903.—Sir James Hector, M.D., K.C.M.G., F.R.S.

Past Presidents

  • 1903–04.—Hutton, Captain Frederick Wollaston, F.R.S.

  • 1905–06.—Hector, Sir James, M.D., K.C.M.G., F.R.S.

  • 1907–08.—Thomson, George Malcolm, F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1909–10.—Hamilton, Augustus.

  • 1911–12.—Cheeseman, Thomas Frederick, F.L.S., F.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1913–14.—Chilton, Charles, M.A., D.Sc., LL.D., F.L.S., C.M.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1915.—Petrie, Donald, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1916–17.—Benham, Sir William Blaxland, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1918–19.—Cockayne, Leonard, C.M.G., Ph.D., F.R.S., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1920–21.—Easterfield, Sir Thomas Hill, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.I.C., F.C.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1922–23.—Kirk, Harry Borrer, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1924–25.—Marshall, Patrick, D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1926–27.—Aston. Bernard Cracroft, F.R.I.C., F.C.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1928.—–Thomson, J. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z. (Mr B. C. Aston reappointed May, 1928, vice Dr J. Allan Thomson, deceased),

  • 1929–30.—Farr, Clinton Coleridge, D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1931–32.—Segar, Hugh William, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1933–34.—Speight, Robert, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1935–36.—Williams, Rt. Rev. Bishop. M.A., Litt. D. (Cantab & N.Z.) F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1937–38.—Evans, Prof. W. P., M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z., Hon. F.N.Z.I.C.

  • 1939–40.—Holloway, Rev. J. E., L. Th., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1941–42.—Archey, Gilbert, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1943–45.—Allan, H. H., M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1946–47.—Benson, Professor W. N., B.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

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Honorary Members.

Aitken, Alexander Craig, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., University of Edinburgh 1940
Andrews, E. C., B.A., F.G.S., 32 Benelong Crescent, Bellevue Hill, Sydney 1934
Bohr, Professor Niels H. D., Universitets Institut for Teoretisk Fysik, Copenhagen, Denmark 1946
Buck, P. (Te Rangi Hiroa), M.D., Ch.B. (N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z., Bishop Museum, Honolulu 1034
Compton, Professor A. H., Ph.D., Sc.D., LL.D., University of Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A. 1984
Comrie, Leslie John, M.A., Ph.D Scientific Computing Service, Ltd., 23 Bedford Square, London, W.C.1 1946
Diels, Professor L., Ph.D., Director Botanic Garden and Museum, Dahlem, Berlin 1907
Einstein, Professor Albert, F.R.S., Princeton University, New Jersey, U.S.A. 1924
Fleming, Sir Alexander, Kt., Professor of Bacteriology in University of London Inoculation Dept., St. Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London, W.2 1945
Fleming, J. A., D.Sc., Director of Department of Terrestrial Magnetism. 5241 Broad Branch Road, N.W. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. 1939
Gatenby, J. B., M.A., Ph.D., B.Sc., D.Sc., Professor of Zoology and Comparative Anatomy, University, Dublin 1934
Goldschmidt, Richard Benedikt, Ph.D. (Heidelburg), Hon. M.D. (Kiel), Hon.D.Sc. (Madrid), Professor of Zoology, University of California, Berkeley, U.S.A. 1948
Gutenberg, Dr B., Seismological Laboratory, 220 North San Rafael Avenue, Pasadena, California, U.S.A. 1945
Howard, Lelland O., Ph.D., Sc.D., M.D., LL.D., Onteora Club, Tannersville, New York 1944
Jaggar, Dr T. A., Director of Volcanological Observatory, Volcano House, P.O., Hawaii 1927
Jeffreys, Harold, M.A. (Cantab.), D.Sc. (Durham), F.R.S. Reader in Geophysics, Cambridge University 1943
Jenness, Dr Diamond, M.A., Division of Anthropology, National Museum of Canada, Ottawa 1941
Keith, Sir Arthur, Kt., M.D., F.R.C.S., LL.D., D.Sc., F.R.S., Buckston Browne Farm, Downe, Farnborough, Kent 1939
Marshall, Sir Guy A. K., C.M.G., F.R.S., 16 Cranley Place, London, S.W.7 1933
Mawson, Sir Douglas, B.E., D.Sc., F.R.S., The University, Box 498, Adelaide, South Australia 1920
Millikan, Professor Robert A., Ph.D., LL.D., Sc.D., California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 1944
Mortensen, Theodor, Ph.D., Director of the Department of Invertebrates of the Zoological Museum, Copenhagen 1927
Murphy, Robert Cushman, Ph.D. (Brown), D.Sc. (San Marcos), Department of Birds, American Museum of Natural History, New York, U.S.A. 1948
Rivett, Sir David, K.C.M.G., M.A., B.Sc. (Oxon), D.Sc. (Melb.), F.R.S., Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Melbourne 1937
Robinson, Sir Robert, Kt., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., The Dyson Perrins Laboratory, South Park Road, Oxford 1939
Russell, Sir John, D.Sc., F.R.S, Director of Rothamsted Experiment Station, Harpenden 1928
Skottsberg, Professor C., D.Sc., Botaniska Tradgarden, Goteborg, Sweden 1938
Smuts, Rt. Hon. Field Marshal J. C., Pretoria, South Africa 1942
Wilckens, Dr. Otto, Bonn University, Bonn 1936
Woods, Henry, M.A., F.R.S., F.G.S., Sedgwick Museum, Cambridge 1920
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Former Honorary Members

Agardh, Dr J. G. 1900
Agassiz, Professor Louis 1870
Arber, Dr E. A. Newell 1914
Armstrong, Prof. H. E., F.R.S. 1927
Avebury, Lord, P.C., F.R.S. 1900
Baird, Professor Spencer F. 1877
Balfour, Prof. I. Bayley, F.R.S. 1914
Bateson, Professor W., F.R.S. 1915
Beddard, Dr F. E., F.R.S. 1906
Beneden, Professor J. P. van 1888
Berggren, Dr S. 1876
Bowen, Sir George Ferguson, G.C.M.G. 1873
Brady, Dr G. S., F.R.S. 1906
Bragg, Professor Sir William, O.M., K.B.E., F.R.S. 1923
Bruce, Dr W. S. 1910
Butler, Sir Edwin, F.R.S. 1939
Carpenter, Dr W. B., F.R.S. 1883
Chapman, Frederick, A.L.S. 1932
Chree, Dr Charles, F.R.S. 1924
Clarke, Rev. W. B., F.R.S. 1876
Codrington, Rev. R. H., D.D. 1894
Curie, Madame Marie 1927
Darwin, Charles, M.A., F.R.S. 1871
Darwin, Sir George, F.R.S. 1909
David, Professor T. Edgeworth, F.R.S. 1904
Davis, J. W. 1891
Davis, Professor W. Morris 1913
Dendy, Dr A., F.R.S. 1907
Drury, Captain Byron 1870
Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley, O.M., Kt., F.R.S. 1943
Ellery, R. L. J., F.R.S. 1883
Etheridge, Professor R., F.R.S. 1876
Ettingshausen, Baron von 1888
Eve, H. W., M.A. 1901
Filhol, Dr H. 1875
Finsch, Professor Otto 1870
Flower, Professor W. H., F.R.S. 1870
Fraser, Sir James G., Kt., O.M., D.C.L., F.R.S. 1920
Garrod, Professor A. H., F.R.S. 1878
Goebel, Professor Dr Carl von 1901
Goodale, Prof. G. L., M.D., LL.D. 1891
Gray, Dr J. E., F.R.S. 1871
Gray, Professor Asa 1885
Gregory, Professor J. W., F.R.S. 1920
Grey, Sir George, K.C.B. 1872
Gunther, Dr A., F.R.S. 1873
Haddon, Dr. A. C., F.R.S. 1925
Haldane, J. S., M.A., M.D., LL.D., F.R.S. 1928
Hall, Sir Alfred D., K.C.B., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1920
Haswell, Prof. W. A., F.R.S. 1914
Hedley, Charles 1924
Hemsley, Dr W. Botting, F.R.S. 1913
Hill, Sir Arthur W., K.C.M.G., Sc.D., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1928
Hochstetter, Dr Ferdinand von 1870
Hooker, Sir J. D., F.R.S. 1870
Hopkins, Sir Frederick Gowland, O.M., F.R.S. 1937
Howes, G. B., F.R.S. 1901
Huxley, Thomas H., F.R.S. 1872
Jeans, Sir James H., F.R.S. 1929
Klotz, Professor Otto J. 1903
Langley, S. P. 1896
Lindsay, W. L., M.D. 1871
Liversidge, Professor A., F.R.S. 1890
Lotsy, Dr J. P. 1927
Lydekker, Richard, F.R.S. 1896
Lyell, Sir Charles, F.R.S. 1873
Massart, Professor Jean 1916
McCoy, Professor Sir F. 1888
McLauchlan, Robert 1874
Malinowski, Bronislaw, Ph.D. (Cracow), D.Sc. (Lond.) 1936
Massee, George 1900
Masson, Sir D. Orme, F.R.S. 1928
Mellor, J. W., D.Sc., 1919
Meyrick, E., F.R.S. 1907
Milne, J., F.R.S. 1906
Mitten, William, F.R.S. 1895
The Most Noble the Marquis of Normanby 1880
Mueller, Dr Ferdinand von, F.R.S. 1870
Muller, Professor Max, F.R.S. 1878
Newton, Alfred, F.R.S. 1874
Nordstedt, Professor Otto 1890
Owen, Professor Richard, F.R.S. 1870
Pickard-Cambridge, Rev. O. 1873
Richards, Rear-Admiral G. H. 1870
Riley, Professor C. V. 1890
Rolleston, Professor G., M.D., F.R.S. 1875
Ross, Sir Ronald 1929
Rutherford, Lord, F.R.S. 1904
Sars, Professor G. O. 1902
Schmidt, Professor J. 1930
Sclater, Dr P. L., F.R.S. 1875
Seward, Sir Albert, F.R.S. 1928
Sharp, Dr D. 1877
Sharp, R. B., F.R.S. 1888
Stebbing, Rev. T. R. R., F.R.S. 1907
Stokes, Vice-Admiral J. L. 1872
Tenison-Woods, Rev. J. E. 1878
Thiselton-Dyer, Sir W. T., F.R.S. 1894
Thomson, Prof. Wyville, F.R.S. 1874
Thomson, Sir Arthur 1928
Thomson, Sir William, F.R.S. 1883
Tillyard, R. J., F.R.S. 1935
Wallace, Sir A. R., F.R.S. 1885
Weld, Frederick A. 1877
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Fellows of the Royal Society of New Zealand

Original Fellows.

(See New Zealand Gazette, 20th November, 1919.)

  • * Aston, Bernard Cracroft, F.R.I.C., F.C.S.

  • * Benham, Sir William Blaxland, K.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.Z.S.

  • §*Best, Elsdon.

  • *§Cheeseman, Thomas Frederick, F.L.S., F.Z.S.

  • *§Chilton, Charles, M.A., D.Sc., LL.D., M.B., C.M., F.L.S., C.M.Z.S.

  • *§Cockayne, Leonard, C.M.G., Ph.D., F.R.S., F.L.S.

  • *§Easterfield, Sir Thomas Hill, K.B.E., M.A., Ph.D., F.R.I.C., F.C.S.

  • *§Fair, Clinton Coleridge, D.Sc., F.P.S.L., F.R.S.

  • §Hogben, George, C.M.G., M.A., F.G.S.

  • *§Hudson, George Vernon, F.E.S.

  • §Kirk, Harry Borrer, M.A.

  • *Marshall, Patrick, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.G.S., F.E.S.

  • *§Petrie, Donald, M.A., Ph.D.

  • *§Rutherford of Nelson, Lord, O.M., D.Sc., Ph.D., LL.D., F.R.S.

  • Segar, Hugh William, M.A.

  • *§Smith, Stephenson Percy, F.R.G.S.

  • *Speight, Robert, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S.

  • §Thomas, Sir Algernon Phillips Withiel, K.C.M.G., M.A., F.L.S.

  • *§Thomson, Hon. George Malcolm, F.L.S., M.L.C.

  • §Thomson, James Allan, M.A., D.Sc., A.O.S.M., F.G.S

Fellows Elected.

*Allan, Harry Howard, M.A.,. D.Sc., F.L.S. 1928
Allan, Robin Sutcliffe, M.Sc. (N.Z.), Ph.D. 1940
Andersen, Johannes Carl, M.B.E. 1923
Archey, Gilbert, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.Z.S. 1932
Askew, Henry Oscar, M.A., Ph.D., D.I.C., F.R.I.C., F.N.Z.I.C., F.C.S. 1939
Barnett, Miles Aylmer Fulton, O.B.E., M.Sc. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Cantab.) 1947
*§Bartrum, John Arthur, M.Sc. 1928
Beaglehole, Ernest, M.A. (N.Z.), Ph.D., D.Litt. (Lond.) 1947
*Benson, William Noel, B.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.G.S., F.R.G.S. 1926
*Briggs, Lindsay Heathcote, D.Sc. (N.Z.), D.Phil. (Oxon.), F.N.Z.I.C., F.C.S. 1942
§Brown, J. Macmillan, M.A., LL.D. 1925
*Buck, Peter H. (Te Rangi Hiroa), M.D., Ch.B. (N.Z.) 1925
*Cotton, Charles Andrew, D.Sc., A.O.S.M., F.G.S. 1921
Cunningham, Gordon Herriot, M.Sc., Ph.D., D.Sc. 1929
Curtis, Kathleen M., M.A., D.I.C., D.Sc., F.L.S. 1936
§Denham, Henry George, M.A., D.Sc., Ph.D. 1933
Donovan, William, M.Sc, F.R.I.C. 1938
Edson, Norman Lowther, M.B., Ch.B. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Cantab.) 1948
*Evans, William Percival, M.A., Ph.D., Hon. F.N.Z.I.C. 1930
Falla, Robert Alexander, M.A., D.Sc. 1941
*Finlay, Harold John, D.Sc. 1939
*Forder, Henry George, M.A. (Cantab.) 1947
Frankel, Otto H., D. Agr. (Berlin), M. Agr. Sc. (N.Z.) 1948
Grange, Leslie Issott, D.Sc., A.O.S.M. 1942

[Footnote] * Hector Medallist

[Footnote] ‡ Past President

[Footnote] † Hutton Medallist

[Footnote] § Deceased.

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Henderson, John, M.A., D.Sc., B.Sc. (in Engineering) 1929
§Hilgendorf, Frederick William, M.A., D.Sc. 1921
*§Holloway, John Ernest, L.Th., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1921
Hutton, Colin Osborne, M.Sc. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Cantab.), F.G.S. 1945
§Kidson, Edward, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc. 1931
§Laing, Robert Malcolm, M.A., B.Sc. 1922
§Maclaurin, James Scott, D.Sc., F.C.S. 1926
*Macleod, Donald Bannerman, M.A., D.Sc. 1935
Marsden, Ernest, C.B.E., M.C., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1922
*Marwick, John, M.A., D.Sc. 1935
Miller, David, M.Sc., Ph.D. 1931
Moore, Lucy Beatrice, M.Sc. (N.Z.) 1947
§Morgan, Percy Gates, M.A., F.G.S., A.O.S.M. 1922
*Oliver, Walter Reginald Brook, D.Sc., F.Z.S. 1927
Ongley, Montague, M.A., B.Sc. (N.Z.) 1948
§Park, James, Hon.M.Inst.M.M.Lond., F.G.S. 1921
§Philpott, Alfred, F.E.S. 1930
Powell, Arthur William Baden 1940
Rigg, Sir Theodore, M.A., M.Sc., F.R.I.C. 1932
Seelye, Frederick Thomas, A.O.S.M. 1944
*Skinner, Henry Devenish, M.A., D.Sc. 1927
Smith, Lucy May (née Cranwell), M.A., F.L.S. 1944
§Smith, William Herbert Guthrie 1924
*§Sommerville, Duncan McLaren Young, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.E., F.R.A.S. 1922
Stead, Edgar F. 1948
§Tillyard, Robin John, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.L.S., F.E.S. 1924
§Turner, E. Phillips, F.R.G.S. 1936
Turner, Francis John, D.Sc., F.G.S. 1938
*§Williams, Herbert William, Rt. Rev. Bishop, M.A., Litt.D. 1923