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Issue: 007, 12/02/28 p. 111
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society
Category: Botany   Medicine   
Topic: [Collection of new plants from the island of St. Vincent`s; a new species of Cerinthe; a description of the sea Cocoa nut; remarks on the naturalization of cinnamon in France; the use of camphor as a sedative]
Person: BARCLAY, Dr.   ILIFF, Mr.   JOSY, Mr.   BOURSAULT, M.   SHORT, Dr. Michael   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Demonstration
Issue: 017, 21/03/28 p. 271
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Proceedings. Admission of Fellows and Honorary Fellows. Some observations on Cinchona.]
Person: De JOMARD, M.   STANHOPE, Earl   JOHNSTON, Sir Alexander   DE LA GARDE, Le Comte   FLEMING, Dr. John   ROUPELL, Dr.   DUNLOP, Dr.   AUSTRIA, Emperor of   BRAZIL, Emperor of   WURTEMBERG, King of   READ, W. Harding   FROST   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   

Issue: 025, 18/04/28 p. 397
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: On the specific differences existing between Melaleuca Leucadendron, and M. Cajuputi -- [Description of the two different species of Melaleuca which had previously been thought of as varieties]. [Account of the preparation of an essence of Senna].
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   YOSY, Mr.   ROXBURGH   COLEBROOKE, H. T.   SMITH, Sir James Edward   MATON, Dr.   FROST   GIBBS, Robert   CAMPBELL   MORRIS, Mr.   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Paper, 11/14/28
Issue: 040, 30/07/28 p. 637
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: Remarks on the doubtful identity of Bonplandia trifoliata, of Willdenow, and Humboldt and Bonpland, and the Angostura, or Carony bark tree
Person: HANCOCK, Dr. John   HUMBOLDT   WILLDENOW, Prof. (of Berlin)   TEREAS, Don Jose   CANDOLLE, Prof. de   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Paper, 11/7/28
Issue: 054, 05/11/28 p. 858-859
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Members` business. Enumeration of plant collections presented to the Society: 600 plants of the Bavarian Alps; East Indian medicinal plants; plants from Jersey; mosses and cryptogamic plants; plants indigenous to England; specimen of the Christ`s Thorn; specimen of syrup of the visnea mocanera; hothouse seeds from Bologna; a chocolate plant from Prince Edward`s Island; a species of typha and a plant called vanguilla with medicinal properties promised by the Philosophical Society of British Guiana; collection of officinal plants; numerous printed works; medicinal plants from the Royal Gardens at Kew including Melaleuca Cajuputi, Canilla Alba, Anacardium Occidentale, Guiacum Officinale, Vanilla Aromatica, Laurus, Camphora, Etc.]
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   FROST, Mrs.   MARTIUS, Prof.   HORSFIELD, Dr. Thomas   WOODFORD, James   FAVEUE, Abraham   BERTHELOT, Sabino   BERTOLONI, Prof.   READY, Colonel John   FRIEND, Mr.   STANHOPE, Earl   AITON, Mr.   FROST   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   Royal Asiatic Society   Philosophical Society of British Guiana   
, 28/11/1828
Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 925
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London, Para 1-9
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Specimen of Adowro root (cyperus articulatus) used for treating the "endemic fever of the West Indies" exhibited. Specimen of the true rhubarb exhibited. Communication read on ludive or succory (Cichorium Intybus) which is used in Russia to substitute for tea or coffee. Communication read on the "chocolate plant" or "blood-root" (Geum Canadense) of St Edward`s Isle, which is used as a tonic. Account read of the Angustura bark tree (Galipea officinalis). Numbers of fellows elected and honorary members admitted]
Person: STANHOPE, Earl   BURNETT, William   DREVER, Thomas   GIBBS, Robert   LAMBERT, Aylmer Bourke   BABINGTON, Dr. Benjamin Guy   WALLICH, Dr. Nathaniel   DON, David   WILLOCK, Henry   READY, Colonel John   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Papers And Exhibits, 11/11/28
Issue: 058, 03/12/28 p. 925
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London, Para 9-13
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [The first communication taking place at this meeting which is reported in the Athenaeum at any length is on the Mocan Tree (Visnea mocanera). This is followed by a communication on the germination of potatoes in a preserve of zinc. An informal account is given of an unnamed plant from the West Indies by General Stewart. Many presents are announced. A list of fellows elected given. Foreign members announced]
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   HANCOCK, Dr. John   BERTHELOT, Sabino   SHORT, Dr. Michael   CURRIE, Donald   STEWART, General   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Papers, 25/11/28
Issue: 061, 24/12/28 p. 971
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society of London
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: General Observations on the utility of Botany in Medicine, and on the best modes to be adopted to discover the medicinal properties of plants
Person: GRATELOUP, M.   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Paper, 9/12/28
Issue: 066, 28/01/29 p. 62
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: [Anniversary meeting of the society. Reports show an increase of 245 members, an addition of 100 volumes to the library and 7000 new plants to the society`s collection. Resignation of Sir James McGrigor as president. Election of council and officers. Address of the president, Earl Stanhope. Presentation of medals. Dr John Hancock receives the gold medal for his work on the Angostura bark-tree and the Vandellia diffusa. Professor Fresco Caldi receives the silver medal. Earl Stanhope reaffirms the objects of the society, calling for more research into indigenous plants as a substitute for expensive imported drugs]
Person: MACGRIGOR, Sir James   STANHOPE, Earl   SMITH, Sir James Edward   THUNBERG, John Peter   BOSE (late of Paris)   CHORIS   HANCOCK, Dr. John   CALDI, Prof. Fresco   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   Linnaean Society   Geographical Society, Paris   
Speech, 16/1/29
Issue: 071, 04/03/29 p. 143
Heading: Medico-Botanical Society
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Topic: Observations on some of the medicinal plants of the Canaries, by Sabino Berthelot [and] the esculent nature of the root of Stachys palustris, by Joseph Houlton
Person: STANHOPE, Earl   WILLIAMS, Dr. George   BROUSSONET   SAVINON, Dr.   BERTHELOT, Sabino   HOULTON, Joseph   FROST   ACTON, W. T.   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   
Papers, 24/03/29
Issue: 118, 30/01/30 p. 63, Section: Scientific and Miscellaneous
Heading: Materia Medica of Sierra Leone, Para 7
Category: Medicine   Botany   Pharmacology   
Topic: [A list of successful local remedies used in Sierra Leone is now in the possession of the Medico-Botanical Society]
Person: FROST   
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   

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Reviews

Issue: 012, 04/03/28 p. 184
Heading: Notices of English Books
Category: Medicine   Botany   
Title: Observations on the Properties and Effects of the Expressed Oil of the Seed of Croton Tiglium; together with the Botanical History, and a correct coloured Engraving of the Plant
Author: FROST, John   
Attribution: Director of the Medico-Botanical Society of London; Lecturer on Botany at St. Thomas`s Hospital
Institution: Medico-Botanical Society   

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