Excerpt from Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for Promoting Useful Knowledge, 1861, Vol. 8
Present, twelve members. Professor cresson, vice-president, in the Chair.
Letters were read from the Society of Antiquaries at Edinburgh, ... and from the Natural History Society of Northum berland, dated October 6, 1860, acknowledging the receipt of Transactions and Proceedings.
Letters were received from the Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, dated Wien, October, 1860, transmitting a donation to the library.
A letter was received from the Botanical Society of Canada, dated Kingston, December 7, 1860, with a list of members, and information that all communications for the new Society are to be addressed to Professor Lawson.
Donations for the Library were received from the Imperial Academies at St. Petersburg and Vienna, the United Societies in Altenburg, the American Antiquarian Society, the Frank lin Institute, the editors and publishers of the Cambridge Astronomical Journal and Journal of Science and Art, the Medical Journal and Medical News and Library, the Boston Public Library, Mr. Simon Newcomb, and Mr. Hugh Blair Grigsby.
The Librarian laid upon the table a copy of N o. 64 of the Proceedings, with index, just published, completing Vol. VII.
The following paper on Chinese and English Analogies was received from Mr. Pliny Chase, and the introduction read by the Secretary.
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