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Society for the History of Natural History


Past meetings and events

SHNH AGM 30 June 2022 at 16:00 BST on Zoom

July 30, 2022 04:00pm - 06:00pm

Dear Member, SHNH President Gina Douglas Hon FLS We look forward to meeting you at our virtual Annual General Meeting on 30 June (4.00 pm London time / 16:00 BST); and extend a special welcome to our new members and international members. We have much to celebrate in 2022 as we recently held our first […]

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Pioneer Naturalists: Champions of Conservation and Environmental Engagement (online) 11 May 2022

May 11, 2022 02:00pm - 05:30pm

Programme 2.00-2.10 Welcome and introduction   2.10-2.30 Carlo Bovolo University of Eastern Piedmont, Italy Protecting Mountains: Hunting, Naturalists and Nature Conservation in 19th Century Piedmont 2.30-2.50 Nathan Smith University of Cambridge Mycological Collections as Legacy in Early Twentieth Century Yorkshire 2.50-3.10 Ian Beavis Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery, Conserving Arcadia – Naturalists and Campaigners […]

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Society for the History of Natural History AGM 2020

June 26, 2020 02:00pm - 03:30pm

This is unfamiliar territory for many of us, but I do hope you will be able to join us in the virtual environment on 26th June at 2pm. To join the Digital AGM please note: The Agenda for the AGM, and all the supporting documents, are available on the Society’s website ( Please read these, […]

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