David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford and Balcarres, 1871-1940

@article{Bragg1941DavidLE,
  title={David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford and Balcarres, 1871-1940},
  author={William Henry Sir Bragg},
  journal={Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society},
  year={1941},
  volume={3},
  pages={405 - 407}
}
  • W. Bragg
  • Published 1941
  • History
  • Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society
The Earl of Crawford and Balcarres became a Fellow of our Society in 1924. So strong and able had been his support of all that the Society stands for that the Society exercised in his favour its rights to elect a very limited number of persons on the ground that ‘their election would be of signal benefit to the Society’. His association with the Society was a very happy one; although the work of his life lay rather on the artistic than the scientific side, he took a keen interest in scientific…