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Journal Transactions of the Philosophical Society of Victoria (1855 - )

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1855
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Summary

The Transactions of the Philosophical Society of Victoria was published by the Society to provide a place for the publication of papers on matters of practical importance to Victoria and to report on recent discoveries in the geology, botany and zoology. Only one volume was published, which included the Society's proceedings. On the amalgamation of the Society with the Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science to form the Philosophical Institute of Victoria, the Transactions was superseded by the Transactions of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria.

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  • 'Contents of the former and present volumes of the Transactions of the Victorian Institute; of the Philosophical Society of Victoria; of the Philosophical Institute of Victoria; and ultimately of the Royal Society of Victoria', Transactions and proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 5 (1860), lxxxv-c. Details
  • Cudmore, F. A., compiler, 'Author index to the publications of the Royal Society of Victoria together with the Societies amalgamated with it; namely of the former the Philosophical Institute of Victoria, of the former Philosophical Society of Victoria; of the former Victorian Institute for the Advancement of Science; and of the first Microscopical Society of Victoria (1897 - 1998): 1855 - 1834', Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 46 (2) (1934), 274-319. Details

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