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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: 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 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: 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
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