Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) Volume 30-31

Transactions and Proceedings of the Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated) Volume 30-31

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1906 edition. Excerpt: ...session of the Section since 1158 1''/Susclw tion in 1903. The interest and attendance of the members during the year have been well mninta, ined, B119 3v 'mgf attendance at all engag-ements held in the Royal Societys Marked PTO' gress has been made in several directions, mainly througli several members ha.ving devoted their energies to s, Pec'a'f lines of investigation, whilst the initiation by the Section I0 a movement for securing an epicliscope, for the use of 119 various societies affiliated with the Royal Society: the' Socwty of Arts, the Royal Geographical and other Societles, 15 Pam' cularly noteworthy. The value of this instrument as an_ ed," The class for the Study of Microscopic' Technique. h."ld at the Adelaide University, continues to do good work in afiording oppnrtunitv of acquiring up-to-date knowledge m anatomy, biology, and the art of manipulafinn Of Dlllects of mmroscopieal interest. Meetings and excursions have been held as follows: --September 26, 1905--Annual general meeting. October 2l--Excursions to creeks near North Arm. October 24----Paper by Mr. D. Mawson, B.E., B.Sc., on "The Application of Polarized Light in Microscopy, H and exhibition of stereographs by Mr. W. P. Dollman. November 28--Lecture by Dr. Angas Johnson on "Some Parasites of Man." illustrated by a large collection of slides. January 27, l906--Dredging Excursion to Port River and Outer Harbour, in conjunction witl1 Field Naturalists' and Boys' Field Club. Marcl1 10---Dredging Excursion to North Arm and Outer Harbour. March 27Exan1ination of material obtained as result of excursion to Grange, and discussion of new Hydroid discovered on weed from Patawalonga Creek....show more

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  • Paperback | 236 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 426g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236755243
  • 9781236755247