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Miscellaneous addresses, lists, circulars, etc. published by the ASL. 1863-8.

1/1    Introductory address on the study of anthropology delivered before the ASL, 24 Feb. 1863 by James Hunt. London, Trübner, 1863. 20 pp.

2    Circular on the aims of the ASL and on the first issue of the quarterly to be entitled the Anthropological Review and Journal, due 1 May 1863. [London, Trübner, 1863]. 4 pp. Upper wrapper missing.

3    Anniversary address delivered before the ASL, 5 Jan. 1864 by James Hunt. London, Trübner, 1864. 32 pp. Includes: pp. 18-24, First annual report, 1863; p. 26, Officers and Council for 1864

4    The regulations of the ASL, 1863. London, T. Richards, printer, 1863. 16 pp. Includes: p. [3], Officers and Council for 1863.

5    First list of the Foundation Fellows of the ASL corrected to 29 Aug. 1863. 14 pp. Includes: pp. 11-14, Names of Honorary Fellows, Corresponding Members, and Local Secretaries (Great Britain) and (Abroad).

6    Second list of the Foundation Fellows … corrected to 1 Nov. 1863. 15 pp. Includes: pp. 11-15 as /5 above.

7    Fifth list of the Foundation Fellows … corrected to 17 May 1864. 18 pp. Includes: p. [2] Officers and Council for 1864 as /3 and pp. 15-18 as /5-6 above.

8    Sixth list of the Foundation Fellows … corrected to 31 May 1864. 19 pp. Includes: p. [2] Officers and Council for 1864 as /3 and /7 and pp. 16-19 as /5-7 above. C. Carter Blake no longer Joint Hon. Secretary.

9    Seventh list of the Foundation Fellows … corrected to 1 July 1864. 19 pp. Includes: p. [2] Officers and Council for 1864 as /3, /7-8 and pp. 16-19 as /5-8 above. C. Carter Blake, Curator, Librarian, and Assistant Secretary; George E. Robert Joint Hon. Secretary.

10    Circular on the aims of the ASL. 2 pp. See also /2 above. No wrappers.

11    Leaflet on meeting called for 14 June 1864 to consider ‘The election of a Curator, Librarian and Assistant Secretary’ and two other items. 1 p. Leaflet dated 4 St Martin’s Place, WC, 8 June 1864. See Council minutes, 14 June, ff. 70-1, A3:1.

12    Leaflet on Special meeting called for 28 June 1864. 1 p. Leaflet dated 4 St Martin’s Place, WC, 23 June 1864. See Council minutes, 28 June, ff. 73-4, A3:1.

13    Form No. 4 on ‘Annual Contribution’ due on 1 Jan. and ‘Extract from the Regulations’, Nos. 13-16 on ‘Annual Contribution’. 2 pp. Leaflet 4 St Martin’s Place, WC, … 186 … Richard S. Charnock, Treasurer.

2/1    [A letter addressed to the members of the British Association for the Advancement of Science on the desirability of appointing a special section for anthropology by James Hunt]. Pp. 3-8 dated 1865. See /6 below for a complete copy.

2    Anniversary address delivered before the ASL, 3 Jan. 1865 dedicated to the British Association for the Advancement of Science by James Hunt. London, Trübner, 1865. 32 pp. reprinted from J.Anthrop.Soc.Lond., vol. 3, 1865, pp. lxxxv-cxii; see also pp. ii-vi for report on the Bath meeting, 1864.

3    Leaflet on the aims of the ASL, Officers and Council for 1865, papers laid before the Society, their publications, and subscribers to the Special Subscription for the Museum and the Library. London, Trübner, [1865]. 16 pp.

4    Anniversary address delivered before the ASL, 3 Jan. 1866 by James Hunt. London, Trübner, 1866. [ii], 22 pp.

5    List of Fellows of the ASL corrected to 20 Feb. 1866. [London, Trübner, 1866]. 28 pp. Includes: p. [2] Officers and Council for 1865, pp. 24-8 as 1/5-6 above.

6    A letter addressed to the members of the British Association for the Advancement of Science on the desirability of appointing a special section for anthropology by James Hunt. Printed for private circulation. Ore House, near Hastings, 22 Aug. 1865. 8 pp.

7    Leaflet on the Anthropological Congress to be held at the Queen’s College, Birmingham by the ASL at the time of the British Association meeting and the placing of the College Hall, Library, and Lecture Rooms at the service of the ASL between 4-16 Sep. 1865. 2 pp. See also /6 above.

8    Invitation to the Public Farewell Dinner to Captain R.F. Burton, VP, ASL on 4 Apr. 1865 at St James’s Hall before his departure for South America. [i]p. James Hunt, Chairman of Dinner Committee.

9    Form No. 4. 2 pp. Dunbar I. Heath, Treasurer. See 1/13 above for other details.

10    Anthropology at the British Association. 1865. 4 pp. leaflet with quotations from letters to the President of the ASL and from periodical articles in support of the ASL’s campaign for a separate anthropology section. See also /6-7 above.

11    Anthropological papers to be submitted to the Anthropological Section H at the meeting of the British Association at Birmingham corrected to 24 Aug. 1865. 4 pp. See also /6-7, 10 above.

12    Circular No. 5 on the forthcoming Anniversary Meeting to be held on 3 Jan. 1864, the dinner that evening, the Museum and the Library, and a Caution on a person using the names of some of the Officers and Fellows. 4 pp. J. Fred. Collingwood, Geo. E. Roberts, Hon. Secretaries.

13    Circular No. 7, Special on the desirability of Fellows being present at the forthcoming meeting of the British Association and to give his vote for the recognition of anthropology at the General Committee. London, 24 Aug. 1865. 3 pp. William Bollaert, Hugh J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries. See also /6-7, 10-11 above.

14    Circular No. 9 on the forthcoming Annual General Meeting on 2 Jan. 1866 and on the third Anniversary Dinner. London, 20 Dec. 1865. 1 p. Wm. Bollaert, H.J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries.

15    Circular No. 10 on a Special Ordinary Meeting to be held on 1 Feb. [1866] when Captain Bedford Pim, RN, FASL, will read a paper ‘The Negro at home and abroad’. 1 p. Wm. Bollaert, H.J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries

16    Circular No. 11 on notification of an Evening Meeting. 186-. 1 p.

17    Circular No. 12 on the display of the ‘accompanying Notice’ with notices of meetings of other societies. 186-. 1 p.

18    Leaflet proposing Fellowship with application form. London, 5 May 1866. 2 pp. Wm. Bollaert, H.J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries.

19    Kirkwood Bone Cave leaflet requesting subscriptions for the excavation from a Local Committee with the approval of the ASL. Ulverstone, Lancashire, Sep. 1865. 1 p. See ‘On the Kirkhead Cave, near Ulverstone’ by John Bolton, J.Anthrop.Soc. Lond., vol. 2, 1864, p. ccli.

20    Leaflet proposing Fellowship with application form. London 186… 2 pp. Wm. Bollaert, H.J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries. See also 2/18 above.

21    Circular No. 13 on arrangements for Fellows to receive the weekly The Reader free. London, 18 Apr. 1866. 1 p. Wm. Bollaert, H.J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries.

22    Circular No. 14 on the establishment of a special fund, Anthropological Exploration Fund, for research in ‘archaic anthropology’, and soliciting subscriptions; Fellows also informed that advertising in The Reader will be discontinued. London, 18 June 1866. 3 pp. W. Bollaert, Hugh J.C. Beavan, Hon. Secretaries.

23    Circular 15 headed Anthropological Exploration Fund; revised version of 2/22 above. [London, 1866]. 3 pp.

24    Circular 16 on the deputation appointed to represent the ASL at the British Association meeting at Nottingham and ‘to support the claims of the science of anthropology to be recognised as a special department of ‘Biological Science’. London, 8 Aug. 1866. 2 pp. C. Carter Blake, J. Fred. Collingwood, Secretaries to the Deputation.

25    Circular 16 [sic, i.e. 17] on the Annual General Meeting on 1 Jan. 1867 and the fourth anniversary dinner. London, 20 Dec. 1866. 1 p. W. Bollaert, Alfred Higgins, Hon. Secretaries; C. Carter Blake, Secretary Dinner Committee

26    Circular No. 18 on 9 announcements including the delay in publishing the Anthrop.Rev and Journal; changes in staff, the Committee appointed to attend the British Association meeting in Dundee, and of medical members to attend the Paris Medical Congress, and on the plan to hold an Anthropological Congress in England in 1868. London, 13 July 1867. 3 pp. James Hunt, Director (facsimile of signature).

27    Special notice relating to list of defaulters. London, 30 July 1868. 1 p. Dunbar I. Heath, Treasurer

28    Leaflet on Special General Meeting called for 2 Sep. to consider Council’s Resolution recommending the expulsion of Hyde Clarke. London, 22 Aug. 1868. 1 p. Edward W. Brabrook, Director. See also Council minutes, 18 Aug. 1868, ff. 356-7 and Minutes of Ordinary Meetings, 2 Sep. 1868, ff. 15-16, A3:1, 4