Bi-Centenary of the Foundation of the Royal Dublin Society

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    THE bi-centenary of the Royal Dublin Society will be celebrated in Dublin on June 23-26. The history of the Society is in many respects remarkable, As regards the scope of its activities it is probably unique. The first meeting of the Society was held on June 25, 1731, in the rooms of the Philosophical Society in Trinity College, Dublin. The earliest definition of its objects is expressed as follows:

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    Bi-Centenary of the Foundation of the Royal Dublin Society. Nature 127, 954–955 (1931). https://doi.org/10.1038/127954b0

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