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Organisation: Royal Geographical Society, special interest society

Historical details of this organisation
Full name
Royal Geographical Society
Short name
Royal Geographical Society
Main area of activity
special interest society
Date of foundation
unknown
Main period and nation of relevant activity
N/A, England
Internet resources
see record in Wikipedia
Known locations
Known date(s)
Connection
Location
1870-1913
business address
Events linked to this organisation

organiser: [Travels in the far North] (lantern lecture, London, England, 8 February 1897)

organiser: Exploration in North-West Mongolia and Dzungaria (lantern lecture, London, England, 25 March 1912)

organiser: Livingstone as an explorer (lantern lecture, London, England, 17 March 1913)

organiser: South Persia and the War 1916-1918 (lantern lecture, London, England, 18 April 1921)

organiser: From the Yangtze to the Irrawaddy (lantern lecture, London, England, 1923)

organiser: The first crossing of the Fly River to the Sepik, New Guinea (lantern lecture, London, England, 7 January 1929)

organiser: The highlands of Persian Baluchistan (lantern lecture, London, England, 4 May 1931)

organiser: [Lecture on African exploration] (society meeting, London, England, 5 May 1890)

Slide set references to this organisation

[The Alps] (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 23 slides, 1896 - 1897)

[Arabia] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 24 slides, c.1944)

The Cambridge Expedition to Edge Island (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 41 slides, c.1928)

[China] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 93 slides, 1902 - 1910)

[Dr Fridtjof Nansen's Expedition to the Arctic, 1893-1896] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 47 slides, in/after 1896)

Explorations in the Bolivian Andes (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 29 slides, 1899)

[Fifty Years of Nile Exploration and some of its results] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, 14 slides, c.1908)

The first crossing of the Fly River to the Sepik, New Guinea (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, 36 slides, 1929)

[Further work on the Great Barrier Reefs] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 63 slides, c.1929)

Gertrude Bell's Journey to Hayil (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 11 slides, 1927)

[A Lady's Journey in Central Sudan] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 55 slides, c.1912)

[New Guinea] (lecture: manufacturer unknown, at least 60 slides, c.1935)

Sudan (lecture: Royal Geographical Society, at least 22 slides, 1896)

Lucerna ID 1001396

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 18 May 2017

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